Mercury rises in Rajasthan

Jaipur, Jun 30 (PTI) Most cities in Rajasthan recorded an increase in the maximum temperature by two to three degrees Celsius as compared to Monday, a MeT department official said.

Bikaner recorded a maximum temperature of 45 degrees Celsius followed by 44.9 in Churu, 43.4 each Sriganganagar and Jaisalmer, 43.1 in Jodhpur, 42.4 in Barmer, 41.9 in Jaipur, 40 in Ajmer, 37.8 in Kota and 37.6 in Dabok.   Minimum temperature was recorded between 25.2 and 33.8 degree Celsius at most places of the state.

The department has predicted a thunder storm and thunder lightening in Banswara, Baran, Bhilwara, Bundi, Jhunjhunu, Jhalawar, Dungarpur, Kota, Pratapgarh, Rajsamand, Sirohi, Udaipur during the next 24 hours. PTI AG SMN SMN