This was also the highest temperate so far this summer in Vidarbha, which continued to remain in the grip of a hot spell, the Met department said in Nagpur.
    
Chandrapur and Bramhapuri, both recorded maximum of 47.5 degrees Celsius, closely followed Wardha, which was the hottest city in Vidarbha in Eastern Maharashtra throughout May.
    
There was no respite in Nagpur, Maharashtra's second capital, where the mercury touched 46.7 degrees Celsius mark.
    
Following were the maximum temperatures recorded in other important places in Vidarbh - Akola 45.2 degrees Celsius, Amravati 44.6 degrees Celsius, Buldana 40.2 degrees Celsius, Gondia 45.3 degrees Celsius, Washim 42.8 degrees Celsius and Yavatmal 44.8 degrees Celsius.

(Agencies)

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