IMD said the southwest monsoon is likely to cover the remaining parts of central India and many parts of northwest India between June 23 and June 29.
Heatwave conditions have abated in all parts of the country, with the southwest monsoon progressing towards central and east India and a fresh Western Disturbance affecting the northwest region, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Thursday.
A heatwave spell that started on June 3 prevailed over isolated pockets of Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, north Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, southeast Uttar Pradesh, north Madhya Pradesh, and Maharashtra’s Vidarbha region till June 12.
Isolated pockets of Jharkhand, west Bihar, north Odisha, and Chhattisgarh also experienced a heatwave spell from June 10 to June 15.
No significant heatwave conditions are likely over any part of the country till June 29,” the IMD said.