Patna, Jul 10 (PTI) Rains lashed most parts of Bihar
today with the state meteorological centre forecasting more
rainfall in the next 24 hours.
The state capital, Patna, registered 41.7 mm rainfall
(recorded between 8:30 am to 5:30 pm) while 68.7 mm was
recorded in the past 24 hours (recorded between 8:30 am on
Sunday to 8:30 am on Monday), the Patna meteorological centre
Gaya registered 1.8 mm rainfall while Purnea and
Bhagalpur witnessed 1.3 and 1.0 mm rainfall respectively, the
Patna meteorological centre said.
The rains in the state capital has brought down the
maximum temperature by five degrees, it said.
Patna recorded a maximum temperature of 28 degrees
Celsius against 35.4 degrees yesterday.
Purnea, Bhagalpur and Gaya recorded 32.2 degrees
Celsius, 31.6 and 29.8 degrees Celsius respectively, the MeT
The department has forecast generally cloudy sky with
rain/thundershowers tomorrow in Patna, Gaya, Bhagalpur and
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