LUCKNOW || Heavy rains lashed most parts of Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday, bringing back the inclement cold wave that had stunned the state for over a week. The rains started with a drizzle in the morning but soon heavy downpour followed, throwing normal life out of gear.
The Regional Met Office has predicted more rains on Thursday. Due to the rains, mercury has dropped in Lucknow and many parts of Western Uttar Pradesh. Rains also took place in Kanpur, Prayagraj, Bijnore, Mathura, Meerut. There was fog for the most day in Mathura. Varanasi also is reeling under an intense cold wave and the district authorities have closed the schools on Thursday.
Rains also took place in Chitrakoot, Bulandshahr, Etawah, Kannauj, Farukkhabad.