According to the forecast of the Meteorological Department, Western Disturbance is becoming active in Himachal Region. Due to which there may be snowfall in the upper areas of Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. It will also affect the plains, due to which the cold will increase. Along with the increase in cold in the state, the pollution has also started increasing. Amritsar’s AQI has reached 200 and Ludhiana’s has reached 198 points.
Jalandhar district of Punjab has seen the minimum temperature . In Bathinda, the minimum temperature was 6.6 degrees, Muktsar 6.8 degrees, Moga 7 degrees, Ferozepur and Amritsar 7.3 degrees, Ludhiana 7.6 degrees. While the temperature was 8 degrees in Patiala, 8.4 degrees in Kapurthala, 8.2 degrees in Barnala, 8 degrees in Hoshiarpur.
The outbreak of cold has increased in the last phase of November in Punjab. It is freezing cold due to early morning cold winds. Most of the trouble is happening to the walkers. Despite wearing warm clothes, the cold is not reducing. Many districts of Punjab also experienced severe cold on Wednesday, in which Jalandhar was the coldest. The minimum temperature was recorded here at 5.5 degrees Celsius. Even before this, the temperature has remained this high in the last one week.