A villager wades through a flooded street after heavy rain in Bishalghar village on the outskirts of Agartala, Thursday, July 1, 2021.
A villager wades through a flooded street after heavy rain in Bishalghar village on the outskirts of Agartala, Thursday, July 1, 2021.
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Multiple states including Delhi, Jharkhand, Kolkata, and Haryana received some respite from the soaring heat on Friday due to rainfall. North-eastern states witnessed heavy rains.

The India Meteorological Department said that rainfall may continue over northwest, central, and western parts of the country for the next five-six days. Isolated places in Assam and Meghalaya are likely to get extremely heavy rainfall today, while Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim, and sub-Himalayan West Bengal are likely to get heavy rains till Sunday.

On Thursday, the weather agency predicted 'normal' rainfall over the country at 96-104% of long period average in July.

Pedestrians carrying umbrellas, cross a street amid rain in Ranchi, Friday, July 2, 2021.
Pedestrians carrying umbrellas, cross a street amid rain in Ranchi, Friday, July 2, 2021.
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Porters carry goods on a street amid rains in Kolkata, Thursday, July 1, 2021.
Porters carry goods on a street amid rains in Kolkata, Thursday, July 1, 2021.
PTI
NH-8 collapses after heavy rains, near Agartala, Thursday, July 1, 2021.
NH-8 collapses after heavy rains, near Agartala, Thursday, July 1, 2021.
PTI
A villager wades through a flooded street after heavy rain in Bishalghar village on the outskirts of Agartala, Thursday, July 1, 2021.
A villager wades through a flooded street after heavy rain in Bishalghar village on the outskirts of Agartala, Thursday, July 1, 2021.
PTI
Spell of rain brings down temperature in Haryana's Rohtak on Friday, July 2, 2021.
Spell of rain brings down temperature in Haryana's Rohtak on Friday, July 2, 2021.
ANI
Spell of rain brings down temperature in Haryana's Rohtak on Friday, July 2, 2021.
Spell of rain brings down temperature in Haryana's Rohtak on Friday, July 2, 2021.
ANI

(By agencies)

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