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New Delhi: The cold wave continues across North India with temperatures dipping further. However, there is some silver lining as the Met department has predicted a decrease in snowfall in the coming days, but the cold will continue. Temperatures in Himachal Pradesh have been hovering around freezing point with mercury dipping to -5 degrees Celsius at Keylong while Kalpa recorded -2.4 degrees Celsius. Temperatues in Najibabad in Uttar Pradesh fell to 3.5 degrees Celsius while Churu was the coldest place in Rajasthan at 1.5 degrees Celsius. Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, on Wednesday, saw the mercury continue at the 0.6 degrees recorded the night before while the ski-resort of Gulmarg, to where tourists flock to celebrate Christmas, was the coldest place in the state with a low of -9.3 degrees. The night temperature in Ladakh's Leh increased by over two degrees to settle at a low of -6.3 degrees as against -8.9 degrees the previous night. (With additional information from PTI)

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