Bathinda Punjab’s coldest at 2°C
Bathinda, January 9
The extreme chilly wave sweeping Punjab and Haryana continued unabated with Bathinda on Sunday reeling at a minimal temperature of two levels Celsius. Bathinda was the coldest in Punjab as icy winds swept most different locations within the state, Meteorological Division officers stated right here.
Moga recorded 5.1 diploma C, Gurdaspur 5.5, Muktsar 5.7, Barnala 5.9, Ropar 6.1, Patiala 6.2, Amritsar 7.8 and Ludhiana reported a low of 6.8 diploma C.
The area was engulfed in fog in early morning hours and the visibility was decreased, resulting in many highway accidents on Monday.
The chilly climate has led to rise in instances of seasonal flu and customary chilly.
Well being activist Dr Vitul Ok Gupta stated throughout the low temperature situations and excessive winters, instances of viral an infection are likely to rise. Apart from, instances of hypertension, cardiovascular occasion, stroke, myocardial infarction (coronary heart assault) and lung an infection additionally enhance.