Delhi fog: 61 trains delayed, 13 cancelled

Indian Meteorological department had warned of dense fog till December 16.

Delhi fog: 61 trains delayed, 13 cancelled

Thick fog continues in the national capital and surrounding areas, leading to multiple delays and cancellation of air and rail transport on Wednesday.

As many as 61 trains are delayed, 7 have been rescheduled and 13 others are cancelled. 3 International flights and 6 domestic flights from and to Delhi have been delayed. 3 domestic flights have been cancelled due to fog.

The poor visibility has left passengers stranded at railway stations and airports.


The situations have worsened in other surrounding areas too.

In Uttar Pradesh, as many as 17 trains were running late on Wednesday. A blanket of fog had led to the cancellation of six trains.

Apart from air and rail transport services, the foggy weather also disrupted the bus services around the region. Due to low visibility on the highways, Uttar Pradesh was also experiencing connectivity issues. Bihar, Punjab, Haryana too witnessed dense fog in multiple cities of the states.

Currently, the entire northern part of India is experiencing a cold wave which is most likely to intensify in the coming days.

Indian Meteorological department had warned of dense fog till December 16.

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