Many UP Districts Will Receive Rain And Thunderstorms, IMD Says
The Indian Meteorological Department forecast rains on Sunday evening in many parts of northern India with thunderstorms and lightning in several districts of Uttar Pradesh.
Saharanpur, Shamli, Muzaffarnagar, Baghpat, Agra, Aligarh, Hathras, Etah, Kasganj, Sambhal, Badaun, Bareilly, Firozabad, Etawah, Mainpuri, Kannauj, Farrukhabad, Lakhimpur Kheri, Auraiya are some of the districts that most likely can witness rains. and lighting until around midnight, according to the IMD forecast.
The northern plains are projected to witness rains due to western unrest, according to the IMD forecast. Higher wind speeds due to western disturbances will help decrease air pollution in many of these regions.
Early Sunday, the IMD had also forecast light to moderate rains in Delhi and adjacent areas of the National Capital Region (NCR). The news came as a respite amid severe air pollution in Delhi and the NCR due to several agricultural fires in western Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana.
Rains are also likely to occur in Jhajjar, Gurugram, Bahadurgarh, Faridabad, Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad.