Bad Weather warning for Delhi and 20 states.While the sandstorm that hit Rajasthan and other states last week is still fresh in our memories, the met office has issued an extreme weather warning,
This includes twenty states Delhi, Haryana, Punjab, Bihar, Assam, Meghalaya, WB, Manipur and others. High-velocity winds have hit Delhi last night and this warning for thunderstorms and squalls would be effective until Wednesday.
India Meteorological Department has mentioned that Delhi and parts of North India could be hit by winds up to speeds of 70 kmph. This is the effect of a western disturbance.
For Delhi, residents are advised to unplug electrical equipment and not to have a bath during the lighting and storm (risk of lighting travelling through the water pipes).
Please check for weather alerts and news before travelling especially in the evenings. Stay safe.