Rain brings relief to city dwellers

A heavy rain drenched the capital on Saturday afternoon offering city dwellers a big relief from scorching heat.

People were seen enjoying the rain on the city streets after experiencing the sweeping heat wave of the last few days.

The Meteorology Department forecast that due to active monsoon heavy to very heavy rain and thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at different places, including the capital, across the country.