The lowest temperature of the country was recorded at 7 degree Celsius in Chuadanga today at 6am as a medium to mild cold wave has been sweeping over the district.
The bone-chilling weather coupled with dense fog has caused disruption in the regular life of the locals who were hardly seen outside their homes since morning.
The temperature in the area has dropped by 4.4 degrees Celsius in one day, according to the meteorological office.
Earlier on Sunday, the temperature was recorded at 12.2 degrees Celsius at 8am.
Life has turned miserable, particularly for the working class, due to the sudden drop in temperature.
They are being forced to stay inside without emergency need.
Reportedly, the temperature may drop further.
Weather may remain dry over the country. Light fog may occur at places over the country during early morning, according to met office release issued on Monday morning.
Mild to moderate cold wave is sweeping over the regions of Gopalgonj, Rajshahi, Pabna, Naogaon, Panchagarh,Kurigram, Jashore, Kushtia, Chudanga & Barishal.
Prevailing cold wave condition may continue and spread.
Night temperature may fall slightly over southern part and it may remain nearly unchanged elsewhere over the
Day temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country.