Monsoon: Delhi celebrates; joy set to spread to rest of country
A day ahead of the scheduled arrival, the Southwest Monsoon today hit Delhi, said the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD). In the next 2-3 days, it would cover the entire country, Additional Director General Mritunjay Mohapatra said, implying that the monsoon could cover the rest of the nation well before its scheduled dates.
The Met Department said that the normal onset date for monsoon in Delhi is June 29. Image source: PTI