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Severe heat wave conditions continue in Haryana, Punjab

Hisar and Narnaul towns in Haryana sizzled at 45.5 and 45 degrees, making them the hottest places in the region.

punjab Updated: May 26, 2018 13:53 IST
Indo Asian News Service, Chandigarh
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Met department officials said heat wave conditions will prevail over the region in the coming days and weather would remain dry.​(Sanjeev Kumar/HT)

Most parts of Haryana and Punjab reeled under severe heatwave conditions on Thursday with temperatures soaring past 43-45 degree Celsius bracket at several places.

Punjab’s Amritsar recorded a high of 43 degrees. Ludhiana and Patiala cities were hotter with highs of 43.4 and 43.6 degrees Celcius respectively. Met department officials said heat wave conditions will prevail over the region in the coming days and weather would remain dry.

Hisar and Narnaul towns in Haryana sizzled at 45.5 and 45 degrees, making them the hottest places in the region. Bhiwani (44 degrees), Karnal (43) and Ambala (42.7) also experienced heat wave. Chandigarh recorded a high of 42.4 degrees. The maximum temperatures were four to five degrees above average, Met department officials said here.