Light rain lashes Chandigarh, Panchkula; heavy thundershowers forecast

Zirakpur witnessed a dust storm late afternoon

Light rain lashes Chandigarh, Panchkula; heavy thundershowers forecast

Lightning in Chandigarh on Sunday. Tribune Photo: Pradeep Tewari

Tribune News Service
Chandigarh, May 9

Indian Meteorological Department reported thundershowers with gusty winds across the tricity on Sunday. While Zirakpur witnessed a dust storm late afternoon, Mohali saw heavy rainfall.

A bout of rain swept through Chandigarh and Panchkula as well.   

People brave duststorms in Zirakpur on Sunday. Tribune Photo: Ravi Kumar.

According to the Meteorological Department forecast, thunderstorm and lightning accompanied by gusty winds of up to 30-40 kmph.

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