Delhi receives pre-monsoon showers

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST 15 Photos
1 / 15
The clouds had gathered, it was getting dark and then it began to shower. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)

The clouds had gathered, it was getting dark and then it began to shower. (Burhaan Kinu / HT Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
2 / 15
A dust storm accompanied by strong winds and rain hit Delhi and the adjoining NCR region. The change of weather in the national capital has brought in some much needed respite from the extreme heat conditions. (S Bumula/ HT Photo)

A dust storm accompanied by strong winds and rain hit Delhi and the adjoining NCR region. The change of weather in the national capital has brought in some much needed respite from the extreme heat conditions. (S Bumula/ HT Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
3 / 15
The strong gusts of wind and heavy rain uprooted trees and caused water-logging leading to traffic snarls in many parts of the city. (Sonu Mehta/ HT Photo)

The strong gusts of wind and heavy rain uprooted trees and caused water-logging leading to traffic snarls in many parts of the city. (Sonu Mehta/ HT Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
4 / 15
The sudden spells of rain in the capital on Saturday disrupted routine activities, but was indeed a great relief. (Sonu Mehta/ HT Photo)

The sudden spells of rain in the capital on Saturday disrupted routine activities, but was indeed a great relief. (Sonu Mehta/ HT Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
5 / 15
Road side hawkers use a plastic sheet to protect themeselves from rain following a dust storm at Rajpath in New Delhi. (Mohd Zakir/ HT Photo)

Road side hawkers use a plastic sheet to protect themeselves from rain following a dust storm at Rajpath in New Delhi. (Mohd Zakir/ HT Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
6 / 15
Commuters try to cope with thundershowers which lashed Rohtak town. (Manoj Dhaka/ HT Photo)

Commuters try to cope with thundershowers which lashed Rohtak town. (Manoj Dhaka/ HT Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
7 / 15
Popular hotspots in the city like Connaught Place, India Gate and the Dilli Haats saw a rush of people who were eagerly awaiting showers for many days. (Virendra Singh Gosain/ HT Photo)

Popular hotspots in the city like Connaught Place, India Gate and the Dilli Haats saw a rush of people who were eagerly awaiting showers for many days. (Virendra Singh Gosain/ HT Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
8 / 15
Girls escaping the rain near Connaught Place during the late afternoon shower. (Virendra Singh Gosain/ HT Photo)

Girls escaping the rain near Connaught Place during the late afternoon shower. (Virendra Singh Gosain/ HT Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
9 / 15
The Met department has said the showers will continue in Delhi for a few more days. (PTI Photo)

The Met department has said the showers will continue in Delhi for a few more days. (PTI Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
10 / 15
Delhi received a rainfall of 4.8 mm 5.30 p.m. on Saturday : India Meteorological Department. (PTI Photo)

Delhi received a rainfall of 4.8 mm 5.30 p.m. on Saturday : India Meteorological Department. (PTI Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
11 / 15
Children enjoy the monsoon shower in New Delhi (PTI Photo)

Children enjoy the monsoon shower in New Delhi (PTI Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
12 / 15
People cover themselves with a polythene during a storm accompanied by shower in New Delhi (PTI Photo)

People cover themselves with a polythene during a storm accompanied by shower in New Delhi (PTI Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
13 / 15
Youngsters enjoying the pre-monsoon showers at India Gate. (PTI Photo)

Youngsters enjoying the pre-monsoon showers at India Gate. (PTI Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
14 / 15
A scooter is crushed under a fallen tree at a road during a storm in New Delhi (PTI Photo)

A scooter is crushed under a fallen tree at a road during a storm in New Delhi (PTI Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
15 / 15
The showers got out the happy spirits of people. (PTI Photo)

The showers got out the happy spirits of people. (PTI Photo)

UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2015 10:25 AM IST
SHARE
Story Saved