Cold wave continues to sweep Delhi
New Delhi, Jan 7 (PTI) It was another chilly day for Delhiites as the mercury remained below normal level today.
The minimum was recorded at 2.4 degrees Celsius, five degrees below normal.
Yesterday, the mercury dropped to the season''s lowest of 1.9 degrees Celsius, forcing people to stay indoors.
Icy winds blew over the capital throughout the day yesterday. Markets and parks, which usually see more footfall on Sundays, wore a deserted look.
On Wednesday, the city witnessed the coldest day in 44 years when the maximum stood at 9.8 deg C.
The Rupee slumped to a record low, while stocks and bonds were hit, after the Federal Reserve signalled a tapering of its monetary stimulus, highlighting the country's dependence on foreign capital inflows to fund its current account deficit.
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