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Scorching Summer: Delayed rainfall sends mercury soaring in many parts of India

Scorching Summer: Delayed rainfall sends mercury soaring in many parts of India
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By AP Jun 18, 2019 5:55:20 PM IST (Published)

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With a delayed start to the seasonal monsoon, intense heat maintained a firm grip on the Northern India. Many parts of India are experiencing extreme heat conditions. Glimpses of scorching heat in India.

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Residents of a housing society cool off with a "rain dance" organized to beat the heat on a hot summer day in Greater Noida, outskirts of New Delhi, India, Saturday, June 15, 2019. Many parts of India are experiencing extreme heat conditions. (AP Photo/R S Iyer)

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People cover themselves as they walk during a dust storm on a hot day in Prayagraj, India, Sunday, June 16, 2019. Many parts of India are experiencing extreme heat conditions. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

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Women cover themselves as they walk during a dust storm on a hot day in Prayagraj, India, Sunday, June 16, 2019. Many parts of India are experiencing extreme heat conditions. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

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People cover themselves during a dust storm on a hot day in Prayagraj, India, Sunday, June 16, 2019. Many parts of India are experiencing extreme heat conditions. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

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Children play in the River Ganges on a hot day in Prayagraj, India, Sunday, June 16, 2019. Many parts of India are experiencing extreme heat conditions. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

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Boys bath at a drinking water tap on a hot day in Prayagraj, India, Sunday, June 16, 2019. Many parts of India are experiencing extreme heat conditions. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

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A man drinks water on a hot day in Prayagraj, India, Sunday, June 16, 2019. Many parts of India are experiencing extreme heat conditions. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

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