In a span of a few days, the minimum temperature in the city has increased by about 5 degree Celsius.

The maximum and minimum temperatures have been steadily rising during the last few days.

No respite

The maximum temperature and minimum temperatures, which were recorded at 30 degree Celsius and 14 degree Celsius respectively on Monday, shot up to 32 degree Celsius and 19 degree Celsius respectively on Wednesday.

Met Department authorities expect the temperatures to steadily rise further in the coming days.

They said that the maximum and minimum temperatures would be 32 degree Celsius and 20 degree Celsius respectively on Thursday.

This is a normal phenomenon during this time of the year.

After the dip in temperatures last week following cold waves and hailstorm, the temperature will continue to increase at a steady rate in the capital, Met department authorities said.

Met Department authorities say that the maximum and minimum temperatures would be 32 degree Celsius and 20 degree Celsius respectively on Thursday