Welcome showers on a hot summer day

Welcome showers on a hot summer day

Welcome showers on a hot summer day

Showers lashed several parts of the state on Thursday, bringing some relief for people from the high temperatures.


It rained for more than half an hour at K M Doddi and other places in Maddur taluk of Mandya district. However, there was only a drizzle after thunder and lightning in Mandya. Malavalli had a cloudy weather since morning, but there was no rain.

While it rained continuously in Nagamangala, it drizzled in Srirangapatna. There was moderate rainfall in Koppa and other nearby villages of Maddur taluk.


Heavy rains accompanied by gusty winds lashed Gundlupet town and surrounding villages in Chamarajanagar district for more than 45 minutes on Thursday afternoon.

The hailstorm for more than half an hour in Yelandur town of the district brought the temperature down.


Thunder and lightning accompanied the hailstorm that lashed Chikkamagaluru city and surrounding areas. It rained from 1.45 pm to 3.15 pm in the city. Open spaces turned into pools in the villages of the district.