Watch: Dense fog blankets Delhi on Saturday


New Delhi, Jan 28: Delhiites experienced a dense fog on Saturday morning with the minimum temperature recorded at 10.6 degrees Celsius.

At least 20 trains were running behind their schedule, two rescheduled and one cancelled on Saturday due to fog in many parts of north India, a railway official said.

According to the Northern Railway official, the Thirukkural Express and Firozpur Intercity Express were rescheduled, while the Kathgodam-Jaisalmer Ranikhet Express was cancelled.

Meanwhile, according to Delhi International Airport Limited, at least three Delhi bound flights were diverted due to fog and other operational reasons.

According to the Indian Meteorological Department, the visibility was recorded at 100 metres.

The maximum temperature is likely to reach near 22 degrees Celsius.

According to the weather office, the humidity at 8.30 a.m. was 100 per cent.

Friday’s maximum temperature settled at 20.1 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season’s average, while the minimum was 13.4 degrees Celsius, five notches above the season’s average.

Wefornews Bureau

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