52.3 degree Celsius in Delhi: How to avoid heat stroke; IMD's dos and don'ts

IndiaTimes Wednesday, 29 May 2024 ()
Delhi's Mungeshpur area recorded a historic temperature of 52.3 degrees Celsius, marking the highest this season. The India Meteorological Department issued heatwave warnings for several northern states.
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