Barmer sizzles at 40 deg C in Rajasthan

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Barmer sizzles at 40 deg C in Rajasthan

Jaipur, Apr 10 (PTI) Barmer was recorded as the hottest

place in Rajasthan today with a maximum temperature of 40

degrees Celsius, even as the MeT Department predicted rise in

mercury in western parts of the state.

Barmer was followed by Jaisalmer which registered its

maximum at 39.5 degrees Celsius.

Mercury in Bikaner, Jodhpur, Kota and Churu settled at

38, 37.5, 37.4 and 37 degrees Celsius respectively, the

weatherman said.

The Department said the day temperatures at other stations

were below 37 degrees Celsius.

It said the the mercury is likely to rise in western parts

of the state in the next 24 hours.

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