Widespread rain in UP

Lucknow, Jan 8 (PTI) Several parts of Uttar Pradesh received showers since Wednesday morning, bringing the mercury down, even as shallow to moderate fog was reported from some places in the state.

The weather office here said very light to light rain or thundershowers occurred at isolated places over eastern Uttar Pradesh. They said light to moderate rain or thundershowers were witnessed at a few places over western UP too.

Shallow to moderate and dense fog occurred at isolated places over East Uttar Pradesh and moderate fog occurred at isolated places over West Uttar Pradesh.

The weather office said chief amount of rainfall recorded in CMs are:- Akbarpur, Safipur, Kanpur, Baghpat, Meerut, Kairana, Budhana and Muzaffarnagar -1 cm each.

Fatehgarh was the coldest place in the state where mercury settles at 7.5 degrees Celsius. PTI SAB TIR TIR