Sunday, January 20, 2019

Fog affects trains and air traffic again, 29 flights delayed at Delhi Airport

New Delhi: The MeT department on Sunday said that the Western Disturbance is likely to effect heavy snowfall and rainfall in Himalayan and adjacent states. The department has predicted snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand. It said that regions in Punjab, Haryana, north Rajasthan and west Uttar Pradesh may receive rain in coming days.

Foggy conditions were prevalent in Tripura, Delhi, UP, Andhra and Odisha. The fog affected train and flight traffic. 29 flights were delayed at Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGI). 25 long-distance trains have been cancelled. Almost all of them were scheduled to travel across northern states of the country.
20/01/19 India Today