Thunderstorm, rain likely in Delhi, NCR today

A view of lightening and sudden rain at ITO, New Delhi, India.

Neighbourhood News Desk: Thunderstorm along with rain is likely in some places of Delhi and adjoining NCR on Sunday, the home ministry said, advisory of the India Meteorological Department (IMD).  Home ministry spokesperson said thunderstorm and rain would occur over some places in Delhi and adjoining NCR, including Faridabad, Ballabhgarh, Khurja, Greater Noida, and Bulandshahr on Sunday.

Delhi-NCR region had witnessed overnight rain in the intervening night of Wednesday and Thursday last week that brought down temperature and provided much-needed relief to citizens. IMD officials, said thunderstorm warnings were issued at least three days before the freak weather phenomenon wreaked havoc. State agencies, however, said the alerts were not specific enough while experts rued that the forecasters did not foresee the severity of the deadly weather phenomenon.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s