It was 4.2% in Delhi yesterday, 22nd December 2014. It was almost freezing. The fog had its day, delaying a number of trains and flights.
Senior Citizens have been advised not to go for morning walk till about 08.00 AM, in order to avoid health problems and causalities.
To a certain extend it is tolerable for the persons with sufficient warm clothing and food. But what about those who are homeless, poor and sleeping on the pavements? Many may die, without any body caring.
Delhi was more cold than Shimla and some other hill stations. Of course, Delhi is the capital of India and deserves to be on the top.