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Himachal's Palampur gets record rainfall

IANS  |  Shimla 

The hills of continued to experience rains on Friday with recording the heaviest rainfall in the state at 75 mm, officials said.

More rains are in store till this weekend, the said.

"Monsoon is active in the state. Precipitation occurred at most places with very heavy rainfall in district," an told IANS.

He said moderate to heavy spells of rains are likely to continue in the state till Sunday.

Dalhousie town in district got 27 mm rainfall, while Dharamsala and Manali towns received 11.8 mm each.

State capital Shimla got just 15.1 mm rain. It recorded a minimum of 17.1 degrees Celsius.

Keylong in district was the coldest in the state at 13.1 degrees.

A said the Satluj, Beas and Yamuna rivers and their tributaries are in spate in Kinnaur, Shimla, Kullu, Mandi, Bilaspur and Sirmaur districts.



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First Published: Fri, July 13 2018. 10:32 IST