Adampur town in Punjab continued to reel under biting cold conditions with a minimum temperature of 5 degrees Celsius, while the mercury remained below normal in most parts of the neighbouring Haryana. In Punjab, Amritsar and Ludhiana recorded the same night temperature of 6.2C, a MeT department official said. Patiala recorded a minimum of 7.6C, Bathinda 8C, while Pathankot and Gurdaspur recorded 7.2C and 9C respectively. Chandigarh, the common capital of the two states, recorded a minimum temperature of 8.2C. In Haryana, Hisar was the coldest place with a minimum temperature of 5.7C, four notches below the normal. The night temperature in Ambala was 8.8C, Karnal 6C, Narnaul 6.5C, and Rohtak 6.7C.
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