The national capital found some relief from the scorching heat as the temperature settled at 22.6 degrees Celsius on Thursday. As per the information provided by the Meteorological Department, Delhi may witness cloudy skies with light to moderate rain and thundershowers accompanied by gusty winds (30–40 kmph) in the afternoon or evening.
The National Disaster Management Authority also confirmed a thunder storm with lightening accompanied by gusty winds (speed 35–45 kmph) over most parts of Delhi, including Central Delhi, East Delhi, New Delhi, North Delhi, North East Delhi, North West Delhi, South Delhi, South West Delhi, and West Delhi in the next 24 hours. The maximum temperature is expected to be 35 degrees Celsius.
The Air Quality Index (AQI) also improved and moved into the ‘good’ category. The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) recorded an overall AQI of 96 at 9 a.m.
Urman is a mechanical engineer who graduated from Indus University in 2022 and planning to puruse Masters’ degree in a Arts from the Humanities and Social Sciences department at IIT Gandhinagar from July this year. Apart from being an amateur writer, he has also been active in political activism for the past five years and currently is a member of All India Democratic Student Organisation (AIDSO) in Ahmedabad.