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Sudden change in Delhi weather; thunderstorm, squall likely

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New Delhi, May 9: A sudden change in weather was witnessed across Delhi-NCR on Wednesday afternoon with dark clouds appearing in the sky as the weather office issued a warning of 50-60 kmph winds hitting the region.

“Thunderstorm with rain and strong winds would occur over the National Capital Region, including Bhiwani, Rohtak, Jajjar, Jind over the next hour,” an India Meteorological Department official said.

He added that a spell of very light rain accompanied with gusty winds would sweep across Delhi and NCR.

The weather office warned people to exercise caution and not expose themselves to the inclement weather.

Similar weather conditions have been prevailing across various parts of the country, including several spells of duststorms over the last few days.

On May 2 night, over 100 people were killed during dust storms and lightning strikes that hit parts of Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan.

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6 killed in Maharashtra road accident

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Hingoli, Sep 21: At least six people were killed and two injured after a truck rammed into a car in Higoli district of Maharashtra.

The accident took place on late Thursday at Hingoli- Washim highway, leading to traffic congestion on early Friday morning.

The injured were admitted to a nearby hospital for treatment.

In a separate incident, four persons died and 10 injured in a collision between two vehicles on Sri Madhopur-Jorawar Nagar roadway in Rajasthan.

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Light rains likely in Delhi

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New Delhi, Sep 21: It was a mainly clear sky on Friday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 25.8 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season’s average, with light rains predicted for the day ahead.

“The sky will get cloudy towards the afternoon with light rains/ thundershowers likely to occur,” an India Meteorological Department (IMD) official said.

The maximum temperature was likely to hover around 34 degrees Celsius, he said, adding that the humidity at 8.30 a.m. was 79 per cent.

Thursday’s maximum temperature settled at 35.7 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season’s average while the minimum temperature was recorded at 24 degrees Celsius, one notch below the season’s average.

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6 held for robbing, assaulting wife, daughter of Delhi HC ex-CJ

The accused have been identified as Dinesh, Dheerender, Upender Rai, Ram Swaroop, Deepak and domestic help Sandeep. They were arrested from different areas of their native state Jharkhand

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New Delhi, Sep 21 : Delhi Police on Thursday arrested six persons, including a domestic help, for assaulting, robbing and holding captive the wife and daughter of a former Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court here.

“The accused have been identified as Dinesh, Dheerender, Upender Rai, Ram Swaroop, Deepak and domestic help Sandeep. They were arrested from different areas of their native state Jharkhand,” said Deputy Commissioner of Police Chinmoy Biswal.

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The incident occurred on Monday night when their recently hired domestic help Sandeep called the other accused to the former Chief Justice Dalip Kapoor’s residence in New Friends Colony.

The accused allegedly assaulted and held captive wife and daughter of the former Chief Justice of Delhi High Court and later escaped with jewellery and cash, Biswal said.

“Reeba Kapoor,78, wife of former Chief Justice of Delhi High Court Dalip Kapoor, in her statement to the police had said Sandeep, along with accomplices, assaulted her and her daughter Sheeba, 45. They then tied them with ropes and escaped with jewellery and cash worth lakhs of rupees,” the officer added

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