North India continues to remain under the grip of severe cold wave with below normal temperatures prevailing in several parts of the region. The intense cold wave conditions are likely to prevail for the next two to three days. Meteorological sources however, said the cold wave condition is like to be less severe in the next few days.
The people of Delhi woke up to a cold morning and dense fog as the minimum temperature was recorded at 4.2 degrees Celsius at 5:30 AM today. Imphal has recorded the lowest temperature among all northeast states, despite a clear sunshine today. According to the Regional Meteorological centre reports, the minimum temperature is expected to hover around 3 degree Celsius till December 29 while maximum temperature is expected to hover around 21 degrees Celsius. Similarly Kohima recorded minimum temperature of 4.8 degree Celsius, Agartala 9.8, Dispur (Guwahati) 14.5 and Itanagar 11.4, the report said. MMP