48 C temperature recorded in Bahawalpur

BAHAWALPUR: Bahawalpur and adjoining desert areas have been facing very hot weather as highest maximum temperature 48 Centigrade was recorded in the region during last 24 hours.

The lowest minimum temperature 35 Centigrade was recorded. The local

Met Office forecast here on Monday that very hot and dusty winds would continue blowing during next 24 hours.

Due to hot weather, traffic was thin on roads and people were forced to remain indoors.