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Seasonal Flu-hit Patients Swarm City Hospitals thanks to Weather Transition

fever patientsNew Delhi, Tuesday, March 31 – Weather in March was full of transition. People residing in different states, including the national capital, had to be ready all the time to fight with seasonal flu and steer clear of it as much as possible. However, this wasn’t easy at all given that sudden showers, intense heat and cold waves compelled the mercury to go up and down.

This is the reason why most of the hospice centres of the city were swarmed with patients complaining about runny nose, intolerable headache, sore throat, dryness in mouth, body pain, exhaustion, nausea and higher fever in the last few days. Doctors usually advice people to see the unseen troubles as early as possible, particularly at a time when climatic conditions are all set to go in the huge phase of transition.

Since summer season knocks at the door in March, sunlight becomes sometime intolerable to bear. When the month started with precipitation, the Delhiites considered it to be another cold month, taking into consideration late arrival of winter previous year. Here is to mention that December was a tad warmer in the first week though it is supposed to give the chills to the populace. Winter was at peak in January. If truth be told then weather cycles seems to be changing and this might get more apparent in the coming years.

Health experts ask residents to opt for careful approach for next few weeks as rainy days are on the cards. Surroundings gave the wintry feel a day ago as well when some of the Delhi regions saw sporadic rainfall that lasted only for 5 to 10 minutes. Speedy gust added to the chilliness in the atmosphere. Rain is lashing the metropolitan city at different time intervals, making many to bear the brunt. Showers are likely during the weekend too.

Problems on health perspective may possibly increase if inhabitants are exposed to untimely rainfall, extreme sunrays during the noontime and wind giving the shiver in a short span of time. Gloomy sky on Friday, Saturday and Sunday is supposed to make the city wet with 50 percent precipitation. This is probable to dampen the spirit if daily commuters get stuck in traffic jams for several hours on various streets linking Noida, Delhi and Gurgaon.

Maximum temperature will drop from 33 degree Celsius to 26 degree Celsius, restricting heat from gaining foothold but making the majority to feel feverish and get affected by cold and cough. Humidity will increase from 42 percent to 71 percent this week. Rain chances loom in Allahabad, Lucknow, Kanpur, Mirzapur and Varanasi and other UP cities, giving the comfort on one end and creating trouble on the other hand.

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