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
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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