Jaipur, May 20 (PTI) The day temperatures dipped by few

notches at many places in Rajasthan even as light to moderate

rainfall occurred at isolated areas of the state.

Kota was recorded as the hottest place with a maximum

temperature of 43.8 degrees Celsius.

Day temperatures also dipped by few notches at many

places in the state where Jaisalmer, Sriganganagar, Churu and

Jaipur recorded maximum of 41.4, 41.3, 41 and 40.6 degrees

Celsius respectively

Other places in the state recorded day temperature below

40 degrees.

Meanwhile, light rainfall occurred at isolated areas in

eastern part of the state and light to moderate rains at

isolated pockets in western parts of the state.

Bansur (Alwar), Khajuwala (Bikaner) and Kishangarhwas

(Alwar) each recorded 3 cm, while several other places

recorded 2 cm and 1 cm rains till morning since yesterday.

Bikaner, Churu, Pilani and Ajmer also received 23.6 mm,

8.2 mm, 5.6 mm and 1.6 mm rains till this evening, according

to the MeT Department here.

The department has predicted thunderstorm with rains at

isolated places in the state in the next 24 hours.

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