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Beat the heat

Heat wave conditions prevailed in the capital with mercury crossing 46.7 degrees Celsius.

Young girls cover their faces to get protection from scorching heat on a hot day in Bikaner, Rajasthan on Saturday. (Source: PTI)

Boys jump in the River Ganga to beat the heat on a hot day in Allahabad on Saturday. (Source: PTI)

A pelican at a pond inside Delhi Zoo on Saturday. (Source: PTI)

A Royal Bengal Tiger cools itself at a pond inside Delhi Zoo on Saturday. (Source: PTI)

Children swim in a pond on a hot summer afternoon in New Delhi.
Heat wave conditions prevailed in the capital with mercury crossing 46.7 degrees Celsius (116 degrees Fahrenheit). (Source: AP)

A boy, selling lemon water in an earthen pot, sleeps on the grass at a public park on a hot summer afternoon in New Delhi. (Source: AP)

Children are seen playing in water on a hot summer afternoon in New Delhi. (Source: AP)

A boy, selling lemon water, waits for customers inside a public park on a hot summer afternoon in New Delhi. (Source: AP)

Two men cover themselves to get protection from the heat as they walk along a road on a hot day in New Delhi on Friday. (Source: PTI)

Two men take nap in a shade alongside a road on a hot day in New Delhi on Friday. (Source: PTI)

A tiger is seen standing under a water sprinkler in a zoo to get respite from the heat as temperature soars in Jaipur on Friday. (Source: PTI)