Rajasthan's Churu below freezing Point at -1.4 degree

Rajasthan's Churu recorded lowest temperature when temp move below freezing Point at -1.4 degree Celsius. There was no respite from the shivering cold conditions in the state as at least three places in the state recorded its minimum temperatures slightly above or below zero degree Celsius. Churu went below freezing point as it remained coldest in the state with a minimum temperature of minus 1.4 degrees Celsius, the Met department said on Sunday. Attributing the ongoing spell of the cold wave to the vanishing of upper air cyclonic circulation and western disturbances, the Jaipur Met office said that the revival of northerly winds has guided the mercury to take a dip in the state.
Churu being the coldest place recording a minimum temperature of -1.4 degree celsius followed by Pilani at 0.3 degrees. Sriganganagar recorded a minimum of 0.6 degree celsius while Phalodi, Bikaner, Sikar and Jaisalmer had a low of 4, 4.2, 4.8 and 5.4 degree celsius respectively. Other places also recorded minimum temperatures in the range of 6.1 degree celsius to 13.2 degree celsius, according to the Met department here.