Lucknow, June 18: Several areas of Western Uttar Pradesh likely to witness thunderstorm and rain accompanied with a dust storm within next two hours, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Monday.
According to the IMD, the monsoon is hovering over Maharashtra in the west and parts of Odisha, West Bengal and Assam in the east and northeast India.
Thunderstorm/Rain accompanied with dust likely to occur today during next two hours in several areas of Western Uttar Pradesh: Indian Meteorological Department
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Last week, a deadly thunderstorm hit several areas of Uttar Pradesh, killing 10 people and injuring 28 others.
Meanwhile, the residents of Delhi are facing an intense heat wave and reeling under a haze of dust brought by winds from Rajasthan, apparently raising the level of air pollution to severe category.
On Sunday, the national capital recorded a maximum temperature of 36 degrees, while the minimum temperature stood at 28 degrees.