Champions’ guide to beat the heat!

The mercury touched 43 degrees Celsius which forced the residents and birds alike to take a watery refuge from the blazing sun on Thursday. According to the weather department, the temperature may dip on Friday due to cloudy skies which may give some respite from the heat.

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TAKE A DIP: A boy is all smiles as he bathes in the Sidhwan Canal in Ludhiana. (Gurminder Singh/HT )

TAKE A DIP: A boy is all smiles as he bathes in the Sidhwan Canal in Ludhiana. (Gurminder Singh/HT )

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UNDER MY UMBRELLA: A Ludhiana girl uses the good, old umbrella to protect herself. (Gurminder Singh/HT )

UNDER MY UMBRELLA: A Ludhiana girl uses the good, old umbrella to protect herself. (Gurminder Singh/HT )

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LET IT RAIN OVER ME: Sprinklers bring some much-needed respite to the girls at the PAU fountain. (Gurminder Singh/HT )

LET IT RAIN OVER ME: Sprinklers bring some much-needed respite to the girls at the PAU fountain. (Gurminder Singh/HT )

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I SCREAM, U SCREAM! : Ice lollies come to the rescue. (Gurminder Singh/HT )

I SCREAM, U SCREAM! : Ice lollies come to the rescue. (Gurminder Singh/HT )

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READYING FOR TAKE-OFF: A flock of pigeons gear up to beat the heat. (Gurminder Singh/HT )

READYING FOR TAKE-OFF: A flock of pigeons gear up to beat the heat. (Gurminder Singh/HT )

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COVER UP: And when all else fails, all you can do is cover up and face the sun! (Gurminder Singh/HT )

COVER UP: And when all else fails, all you can do is cover up and face the sun! (Gurminder Singh/HT )

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