The weatherman said monsoon will also advance to Bihar, Jharkhand, Gujarat, Chhattisgarh and parts of Madhya Pradesh during that time.

Belying predictions, the country has received 21 percent more rainfall than normal for this time of the year, India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.
    
"Conditions are favourable for further advance of southwest monsoon into remaining parts of north Arabian sea, the state of Gujarat, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Bihar, entire Uttar Pradesh, Himachal, Jammu and Kashmir, most parts of Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi and Rajasthan over the next three days," the IMD said.
    
According to Skymet, a private forecasting agency, the southwest monsoon is making a good progress and conditions are favourable for further advance.

"In a couple of days, it is likely to cover Gujarat, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, North India including parts of Haryana, Punjab, Delhi and hilly states including Uttarakhand, Jammu & Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh," Skymet said.
    
Himachal Pradesh is expected to receive extremely heavy rainfall on June 24 and June 25, it added.

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