84 Per Cent Of Met Department Subdivisions Record Deficient Rainfall
Monday, June 24, 2019, 7:43 AM
With the progress of monsoon still remaining sluggish, 84 per cent of the meteorological subdivisions have recorded deficient rainfall, MeT department data shows. According to the Central Water Commission data, 59 out of the 91 major reservoirs in the country have storage below normal. Of these, 11 have zero per cent storage, making the water crisis acute.
Dry Weather Prevails In UP, Jhansi Hottest At 47.4 Degree Celsius
Friday, June 7, 2019, 8:54 AM
The weather remained dry in most parts of Uttar Pradesh Thursday, with Jhansi being the hottest place in the state at a high of 47.4 degrees Celsius. The state capital Lucknow recorded a maximum of 41.6 degrees Celsius, two degrees above the normal. According to meteorological department, weather is most likely to remain dry in the western part of the state on Friday 7.