Heatwave continues in Raj; Churu hottest at 44 deg C

Jaipur: Heatwave conditions continued today across Rajasthan with Churu city sizzling at 44 degrees Celsius.

Jaisalmer recorded a high of 43.5 degrees Celsius, followed by Barmer 43.2 degrees Celsius, Sriganganagar 43 degrees Celsius, Bikaner 42.5 degrees Celsius, Kota, 41.5, Jaipur and Ajmer each 40.7 degree Celsius.

The MeT department has predicted dust and thunderstorms with rains in the isolated areas in the state during the next 24 hours.