QUETTA: Quetta Valley and other parts of Balochistan remained in grip fo cold weather third consecutive day Thursday and minimum temperature slashed to minus 5.5 Celsius. Maximum temperature recorded here today was 10Celsius. Kalat was another cold city where minimum temperature fell to minus 8 Celsius today. According to details cold wave persisted in Quetta, Kalat and Zhob division third day today. Water in drains and in open freeze today. Weather has also become cold in Turbat, Gwadar, Sibi and Lasbella. People were using warm clothes.
Use of Sui gas to keep warm has increased and people were using firewood to get keep them warm. But gas pressure is very low causing difficulties for the people.
Met office has predicted hazy, misty and partly cloudy weather during coming 24 hours in Quetta Valley.