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In pictures: People across the country struggle to tackle rising temperature

Updated : 2019-06-14 20:12:48

Severe heat wave conditions are sweeping north and western parts of India with the maximum temperature soaring to 48 degree celsius in some parts.

A person sells ice to road-side snack vendors on a hot summer day in New Delhi. Severe heat wave conditions are sweeping north and western parts of India with the maximum temperature soaring to 48 degree Celsius (118 F) in some parts of Rajasthan state. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
A person sells ice to road-side snack vendors on a hot summer day in New Delhi. Severe heat wave conditions are sweeping north and western parts of India with the maximum temperature soaring to 48 degree Celsius (118 F) in some parts of Rajasthan state. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
The presidential palace is seen behind as vehicles drive past mirage formed by excessive heat in New Delhi. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
The presidential palace is seen behind as vehicles drive past mirage formed by excessive heat in New Delhi. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
A commuter rests under the shade of a tree on a hot and humid summer day in New Delhi. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
A commuter rests under the shade of a tree on a hot and humid summer day in New Delhi. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
A boy drinks water as his younger brother tries to take the bottle on a hot summer day in New Delhi. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
A boy drinks water as his younger brother tries to take the bottle on a hot summer day in New Delhi. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
Women wear scarves to protect themselves from the heat while walking in Lucknow. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
Women wear scarves to protect themselves from the heat while walking in Lucknow. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
Labourers sleep in a shade during a break on a hot summer afternoon in Prayagraj. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
Labourers sleep in a shade during a break on a hot summer afternoon in Prayagraj. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
A worker splashes water on his face to cool himself on a hot summer afternoon in Prayagraj. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
A worker splashes water on his face to cool himself on a hot summer afternoon in Prayagraj. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
Workers assemble air coolers at a wholesale market as the demand for the same increases following sizzling temperatures in Prayagraj. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
Workers assemble air coolers at a wholesale market as the demand for the same increases following sizzling temperatures in Prayagraj. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
A child plays in the water on the bank of Hooghly River in Kolkata. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
A child plays in the water on the bank of Hooghly River in Kolkata. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
A boy floats in the river Hooghly to beat the heat in Kolkata. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
A boy floats in the river Hooghly to beat the heat in Kolkata. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
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