Thundershowers in few parts of Jharkhand on Saturday brought some relief to people reeling under heat with Ranchi recording a maximum temperature of 40.2 degree C during the day.Latehar and Lohardagga too experienced showers in the afternoon and their maximum temperature dropped to 39 and 40 degrees C respectively.Heat, however, continued unabated in other places.Met office sources said Dumka in Jharkhand’s Santhal Pargana recorded 44 degrees C, Garhwa 42 degrees C, Chaibasa 43.9 degrees C, Giridih 42 degrees C.

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Relief from killer heat wave: Thundershower in parts of Jharkhand