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2021 fifth warmest year in India since 1901: IMD

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New Delhi(14/01/2022): The year 2021 was fifth warmest year in India since 1901, with the country recording it's annual mean air temperature at 0.44 degree Celsius above normal.
This was informed by the India Meteorological Department on Friday.
The country also reported 1,750 deaths due to extreme weather events such as floods, cyclonic storms, heavy rain, landslides, lightning, among others, during the year, the IMD stated .