Cold Wave: Northern States In Grip Of Harsh Winter, Bikaner Records Zero Degrees
Several countries reeling under the cold surge saw the temperature dipping to the season's smallest on Friday as Rajasthan's Bikaner touched zero degrees and Churu recorded a minimum temperature of one degrees celsius, according to India Meteorological Department.
The cold conditions prevailed in several northern countries including Haryana and Punjab where minimal temperatures were recorded below normal at numerous places on Friday.
Chhatarpur district in Madhya Pradesh recorded temperature dipping to 0.2° celsius, according to the IMD.
Residents in the national capital woke up to 1.8 degrees Celsius on Friday.
Haryana & Punjab
According to the Met department's weather report, Narnaul was the coldest place in Haryana, recording a minimum temperature of 2.5 degrees Celsius.
Jammu & Kashmir
Gulmarg recorded a minimum temperature of - 5 degrees Celcius, Jammu recorded 3.7 degrees celsius, Pahalgam - 8.6 degrees, and Srinagar was 5.5 degrees celsius as mentioned on the IMD website.