Telugu states break 139-year-old record; 43 degrees C


Telugu states are sizzling at 43 degrees C, breaking a 139-year-old record. The temperatures are soaring at almost all places in Andhra Pradesh (AP) and Telangana. Some men made omelletes on the road, to show the intensity of the heat. In Prakasam district in AP, record high temperatures of at least eight degrees above normal have been recorded. The heat wave conditions might continue for a couple of days, Met officials said. In Warangal, people are afraid to step out their houses after 11 a.m.