Cold wave continues in Himachal

Shimla:A cold wave continues to grip most parts of Himachal Pradesh on Wednesday with Keylong in Lahaul and Spiti recording the lowest temperature at minus 8.6 degrees Celsius.

The Met said the state would continue to experience sunny days but the mercury would hover near the freezing point at many places till Friday.

Kalpa in Kinnaur district saw a low of minus 2.6 degrees Celsius, while it was minus 0.2 in Manali, 3.8 in Dharamsala and 2.4 in Dalhousie, an India Meteorological Department official here told IANS.

Shimla recorded a minimum of 3.7 degrees Celsius, a rise from Tuesday’s 2 degrees.