Patna, Jul 17 (PTI) With Patna and other parts of
Bihar receiving no rain in the last few days, the maximum
temperature increased by four notches in the state capital.
Patna recorded the highest maximum temperature at 37
degrees Celsius against yesterday’s 36.1 deg C, a Met bulletin
Purnea registered a maximum temperature of 36.9 deg C,
while it was 36.1 deg C in Gaya and 32.8 deg C in Bhagalpur,
The bulletin said light to moderate rainfall occurred
at one or two places in the northern areas of the state, while
weather remained mainly dry across rest of Bihar.
The Met department has forecast heavy rain and
thundershower at one or two places in the state in the next 24
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