Publication Date March 22, 2016 | TNN

Telangana put on heat wave alert as mercury soars


With temperature soaring by the day, a heat wave warning has been issued across large swathes of Telangana, including Hyderabad, by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), sending authorities into a tizzy who are already struggling to stave off water crisis in many parts of the state.

According to IMD experts, the day-time temperature in Hyderabad would soar to 42 degrees Celsius by March 27