Palawat said that there was no visible forecast of respite from heat-wave for north India. It will continue till next week and temperature may hang around 45-47 degree Celsius.
In Kerala the rainfall will continue for next 24 hours and then will take a 48 hour gap and resume.
Meanwhile West Bengal, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Tripura, Manipur, Mizoram, south interior Karnataka and Kerala and north Tamil Nadu are likely to meet isolated heavy rainfall.
Generally monsoon arrives in India between extreme late May to first June. Last year it arrived on first June and this year the met department expected it on 5th June. Along with lowering the temperature and balancing the heatwave monsoon controls India's agriculture, which is the backbone of Indian economy.
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