Kolkata: The Met office Kolkata in its latest forecast predicted light to moderate rain in South Bengal and heavy to heavy rain in North Bengal in 48 hours.
Though Bengal has witnessed heavy rain in past few days but the sultry weather taking over the surroundings. Sky was clear on Thursday morning but it turned dense dark with growing time. Rain already started to lash in parts of South Bengal including Kolkata.
The weather specialist are saying that, monsoon axis line prevailing over Bankura, Digha, North Bihar and Daltanganj along with a cyclonic circulation from North Odisha to Chattishgarh. Another one also prevailing over North Bihar. These are the background which may cause moderate rain in South Bengal.