Monsoon has hit several parts of Haryana, Punjab, Western Uttar Pradesh and the national capital, the Indian Meteorological Department said on Thursday.
“The monsoon has arrived in several parts of North India and Delhi. The national capital and several parts of North India received widespread rain since Wednesday,” IMD director B P Yadav said.
“There is sufficient humidity and winds are flowing both from Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal, which is a typical sign of monsoon’s arrival in North India,” he said.
Delhi and parts of the Rajasthan, Western Uttar Pradesh and Haryana had received rainfallon Wednesday .
The market is considered the largest cloth market in Asia and it houses a number of textile units and factories.