A HAZY SUNDAY FOR THE CITY
Occasional dust-raising winds led to a reduction in visibility in Mumbai on Sunday. The weather bureau explained why:
Saturday, early hrs - Dust-raising winds originate in Balochistan
Saturday, evening - The weather phenomenon moves eastwards, affecting Kutch, Saurashtra, Gujarat and Rajasthan
Sunday morning - Mumbai, Pune, North Maharashtra and adjoining districts are affected
This is a short-lived phenomenon and would not be there for long — An IMD official
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