Punjab, Chandigarh to witness severe cold wave conditions in next five days
Chandigarh, January 2: Severe cold wave conditions will prevail over northern parts of India for the next five days, according to the Indian Metrological Department (IMD).
Punjab, Haryana, Delhi and Chandigarh are set to see a drop in temperatures owing to the cold wave conditions from January 1 to January 5. Meanwhile, Rajasthan is likely to witness severe cold wave conditions till January 3.
Parts of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand are also to witness cold wave conditions till January 4.
Meanwhile, the Punjab government on Sunday extended the winter vacations till January 8, 2023. All government, government-aided and private schools are directed to follow the order.
Along with Punjab other state governments have also extended the winter vacations as children are vulnerable to the cold in this situation. In Delhi, schools will remain closed from January 1 to 15. In Haryana too the schools will remain closed from January 1 to 15.
- PTC NEWS