Light rain to bring respite from heatwave in South India

Heatwave conditions are prevailing in South India for some time now. Many parts of Tamil Nadu like Dharampuri, Tiruchirapalli, Salem, Madurai and Palayamkotti are observing day temperatures in the range of 40-41°C. These figures are 5 to 6 degrees above normal average. Isolated pockets of Rayalaseema and South Interior Karnataka are reeling under Heatwave- Tirup more