Cold weather persists in Punjab. Image courtesy:

Cold weather persists in Punjab.
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The cold today still prevailed in Punjab and Haryana even as dense fog continued to disrupt normal life at several places in both states.

Adampur in Punjab was the coldest place with a low of 4.6 deg C. Union Territory of Chandigarh, had a low of 8 degrees.

Among other places in Punjab, Amritsar braved cold weather at 7.6 deg C, up by two degrees above normal. Ludhiana and Patiala had minimum of 8.1 deg C and 7.9 deg C respectively.

In Haryana, Ambala and Hisar experienced cold conditions at 7.8 deg C and 8 deg C. Karnal, Bhiwani and Narnaul recorded minimum at 7.4 deg C, 7.6 deg C and 5.5 deg C respectively. The MeT Department in its forecast said weather will remain dry while dense fog and mist will remain at several places in Punjab and Haryana during night and morning.