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Severe Cold Wave Grips North India

North India continue to reel under intense cold. A thick blanket of fog engulfed Delhi, affecting train and flight operations as visibility dropped drastically, with some observatories recording it at zero metres.

December 30, 2019

People, wearing walm clothes, walk on a bridge during a cold and foggy morning in New Delhi. A thick blanket of fog engulfed the national capital affecting train and flight operations as visibility dropped drastically, with some observatories recording it at zero metres.

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People commute through dense fog, near Mohali.

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Vehicles move on a road amid dense fog, in Chandigarh.

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Students, wearing warm clothes, wait for their transport vehicle to go to school, in Ghaziabad.

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A man pedals a cycle carrying a woman and a child during a cold and foggy morning, in Jammu.

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People warm themselves near a bonfire during a cold winter day, at Fatehpur Shekhawati in Rajasthan.

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A view of the Signature Bridge engulfed in dense fog during a cold winter morning, in New Delhi.

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Commuters wait for their buses at a stop during a cold and foggy morning, in New Delhi.

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Vehicles ply on a road during a cold and foggy morning in New Delhi.

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An e-rickshaw plies on a road with headlight on during a cold and foggy morning in New Delhi.

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A family stands by a road amid dense fog in New Delhi. A thick blanket of fog engulfed the national capital affecting train and flight operations as visibility dropped drastically, with some observatories recording it at zero metres.

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Labourers warm themselves around a bonfire during a cold and foggy morning, in Jammu.

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A snacks vendor prepares to start his work as people stroll at Rajpath during a cold and foggy morning in New Delhi.

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Children at a night shelter at Saraikale Khan during a cold morning in New Delhi.

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A family at a night shelter at Saraikale Khan during a cold morning in New Delhi.

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People warm themselves near a bonfire during a cold and foggy morning in New Delhi. A thick blanket of fog engulfed the national capital affecting train and flight operations as visibility dropped drastically, with some observatories recording it at zero metres.

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A tourist clears snow from her car's windshield during a cold winter morning at Mount Abu in Rajasthan. Mount Abu recorded the lowest temperature at 4 degrees celsius.

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A boatman makes his way through the frozen surface of the Dal Lake in Srinagar. Most parts of northern India is reeling under extreme cold conditions.

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A boatman breaks the frozen surface of water to make way through the Dal Lake in Srinagar.

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A person walks across a crossing as a municipality workers sweeps the road amidst early morning dense fog in New Delhi. Delhi, which is witnessing the longest spell of cold weather in the last 22 years, woke up to a blanket of dense fog engulfing most parts of the national capital on Monday morning, disrupting rail, road and air traffic adversely.

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A man drinks water after eating from a roadside snack vendor amidst dense fog early morning in New Delhi.

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A person crosses a foot over a bridge as traffic moves below amid dense fog in the early morning in New Delhi.

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A cyclist pedals across a crossing amidst early morning dense fog in New Delhi.

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A stray dog stands on a wall amidst early morning dense fog in New Delhi.

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A person walks across a crossing amidst early dense early morning fog in New Delhi.

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A person warms himself in front of a bonfire amidst early morning dense fog in New Delhi.

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Fruit sellers wait for customer amidst dense fog early morning in New Delhi.

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People warm themselves up in front of a bon fire amidst early morning dense fog in New Delhi.

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A woman covers her child under a blanket and sits outside a temple with others amidst dense fog early morning in New Delhi.

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Vehicles ply at a road with headlights on during a cold and foggy night in New Delhi.

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Workers warm themselves at a bonfire on a cold winter in in New Delhi.

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An infant monkey, sits in the arms of his master, warms in front of a small fire on a cold morning in New Delhi.

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Icicles are seen on the branches of a tree as temperature drops below zero degree at Sikar district in Rajasthan.

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A man rides a boat through the frozen portion of Dal Lake as temperature dips to minus 6.2 degrees Celsius, in Srinagar.

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A man rides a shikara through the frozen portion of Dal Lake as temperature dips to minus 6.2 degrees Celsius, in Srinagar.

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People wrapped in woollens in cold winter morning in New Delhi.

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Poeple warm themselves at a bonfire on a cold winter in New Delhi.

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A homeless sleep in an abandoned car in a child winter morning in New Delhi.

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Stranded passengers sleep inside a railway station on a cold winter morning in Prayagraj. Travellers have been marooned at the station following delay in arrival of the trains due to heavy fog.

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A family crosses the frozen portion of Dal Lake as temperature dips to minus 6.2 degrees Celsius, in Srinagar.

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Women wrapped up in wollens during a cold winter morning, in Kolkata.

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A woman wrapped in warm clothes rides pillion on a scooter during a cold morning, in New Delhi.

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A man wearing warm clothes rides bicycle amid traffic during a cold wintry morning, in New Delhi.

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Vehicles move with headlights on due to poor visibility during a cold wintry morning, in New Delhi. Cold wave continued unabated in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 4.2 degree celsius, settling three notches below normal.

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Children warm themselves near a bonfire during a cold winter day, at a village on the outskirts of Chandigarh.

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People warm themselves in front of a small fire on a cold morning in New Delhi.

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Traffic moves at Raisina hills during fog in New Delhi.

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A man sails a makeshift raft on the Yamuna River during a cold wintry morning, in New Delhi. Entire north India is in the grip of cold wave with the capital city of Delhi recording its minimum temperature at 5.8 degrees Celsius, two notches below the normal.

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Women and children, wearing warm clothes, walk on a road during a cold and wintry day, in New Delhi.

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A passenger waits for his train as dense fog covers the platform, during a cold wintry night at Allahabad Railway Station, in Prayagraj.

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A man looks at icicles hanging from a bridge after snowfall at Tangmarg near Srinagar

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A woman security personnel stands guard on a cold winter morning at Rajpath in New Delhi

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People sit beside a fire to keep himself warm on a cold winter evening outside AIIMS in New Delhi

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Tourists wear wollen clothes to keep themselves warm on a cold winter morning at India Gate in New Delhi

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People sit around a small fire to keep themselves warm on a cold winter morning at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Passengers wait for their trains at a railway station on a cold winter morning in Patna. Delays in the arrival of trains continue to marron travellers as winter becomes intense across North India.

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