Chandigarh and its neighbouring states Punjab and Haryana experienced overcast conditions accompanied with dense fog but got respite from chilly weather Sunday.
The centrally-administered city, which shivered at 2.2 degrees Celsius Saturday, saw an increase in temperature of over 6 degrees in the last 24 hours. The minimum temperature Sunday was recorded at 8.6 degrees Celsius. Bright sunshine greeted the denizens by 10 a.m.
Amritsar city of Punjab was again the coldest in the region Sunday with a minimum temperature of minus 0.8 degrees Celsius. However, Ludhiana and Patiala cities in the state were comparatively warmer registering minimum temperatures of 8.8 and 10.1 degrees Celsius, respectively.Read