Patna, Jan 13 (PTI) The sun shone brightly today bringingmuch relief to the people from the intense cold wave conditionthat gripped Bihar since the past fortnight.
The minimum temperature too witnessed a moderate increaseacross the state as the chill in the air appeared to subside.
Patna recorded a minimum temperature of four deg C,marginally up from yesterday''s 3.7 deg C, while Purnia saw aslight decline in the minimum temperature slightly at four degC as against 4.3 deg C yesterday, the Met said.
Muzaffarpur and Bhagalpur recorded minimum temperature of5.2 deg C and 7.8 deg C, respectively.
Sabour block in Bhagalpur district was the coldest placein the state with a minimum temperature of 2.5 deg C.
The weather office forecast sunny weather condition forthe next two to three days.