It was a foggy Monday morning in Delhi with the visibility dropping to less than 50 meters, delaying nearly 60 trains. The Met Office, however, forecast a clear day ahead.
It was a chilly New Year's Eve in Delhi on Wednesday and the moderate fog delayed over 100 trains, an official said.
A massive blanket of fog settled over Delhi this morning, severely disrupting air and rail traffic with 27 flights delayed and nearly 90 trains running late.
Most parts of Uttar Pradesh were blanketed by a dense fog on Monday morning. Both railway and air services were crippled in the state.
Dense fog cover over the national capital delayed 115 trains on Thursday, an official said.
Delhiites woke up to a chilly on Monday accompanied with dense fog. The minimum temperature was recorded at 4.2 degrees Celsius, four notches below the season's average.
Uttar Pradesh continued to shiver as the cold wave further intensified on Monday, a development which led to the closure of all schools up to standard 12 in the state capital.
A thick blanket of fog today continued to disrupt normal life in Punjab and Haryana as air, rail, and road traffic remained adversely affected with temperatures plummeting to below normal limits.
Nearly 90 trains were delayed in Delhi due to fog on Friday, an official said.
Operations at the IGI Airport here virtually came to a standstill today after the visibility dropped due to dense fog, disrupting the schedule of over 50 domestic and international flights.
Most parts of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh were today engulfed under a thick blanket of fog throwing normal life out of gear even as the minimum temperatures in the region settled at above normal.
Aviation regulator DGCA has issued a stern warning to airlines that they would be stopped from operating in and out of Delhi during foggy season if they do not deploy pilots trained to fly under such conditions.<br /><br />
Dense fog and icy winds affected rail, road and air traffic in Uttar Pradesh Wednesday
The dense fog disrupted rail traffic today, slowing down 47 trains, mostly Delhi bound, with railway authorities forced to reschedule their arrival and departure timings.
At least 20 flights bound for New Delhi were diverted to Chaudhary Charan Singh airport here late Sunday due to dense fog in the national capital, airport officials said Monday
The overnight snowfall in Kashmir led to an increase in night temperatures by several notches in most places of the Valley and Ladakh region, giving a brief respite to residents.
Cold conditions continued unabated in Rajasthan where fog also affected normal life with some trains running late.
At least 20 flights bound for New Delhi were diverted to Chaudhary Charan Singh airport here late Sunday due to dense fog in the national capital, airport officials said Monday.
The national capital continued to be enveloped under dense fog Monday, after experiencing the season's worst fog Sunday