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In pics: Season’s first dense fog envelops north India

Low visibility was reported from various parts of north India, including Delhi and NCR, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan and western Uttar Pradesh.

india Updated: Nov 30, 2016 13:03 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times
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Ghaziabad , India - November 30. Dense fog engulfed NH-24 stretches in Ghaziabad since early Wednesday morning in Ghaziabad, India, on Thursday, November 30, 2016. (HT Photo)

New Delhi, National Capital Region and adjoining states on Wednesday woke up to the first fog of the season with a dip in temperature and low visibility. Trains and flights were affected.

Weather experts from the Regional Meteorological Centre had predicted that dense fog may be experienced over parts of Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi NCR over the next few days owing to change in the speed and direction of the winds.

Rail movement was affected due to the heavy fog that lowered the visibility early morning in New Delhi, India, on Wednesday, November 30, 2016. (Raj K Raj/HT Photo)
Students woke up to find early morning fog on their way to school. Earlier this month schools were closed in view of heavy smog. (Sakib Ali/HT Photo)
A passenger waiting for train at railway station at Patiala railway station. Dense fog has affected rail movement across north India.(Bharat Bhushan/HT Photo)
Movement of traffic has slowed down, especially on the Delhi-Noida and Delhi-Gurgaon expressways. Some flights were delayed too. (Burhaan Kinu/ HT Photo)
Parks and jogging areas witnessed a decline of morning crowd due to the dense fog. (Burhaan Kinu/HT Photo)

First Published: Nov 30, 2016 11:41 IST