At many places, people failed to penetrate the cumulonimbus clouds to see the spectacular celestial event, when the moon covered most -- but not all -- of the Sun, creating a ring of fire.
The city recorded a maximum of 39.6 degrees Celsius and a minimum of 22 degrees Celsius, which was four notches below normal, IMD said. The mercury is expected to touch the 41 degrees Celsius mark on Thursday.
Heat wave warnings were issued on Monday for some places in western Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh.
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Much like Bengaluru, the residents of Kukatpally area of Hyderabad woke up to scenes of toxic foam overflowing on to the roads on Friday.
Pre-monsoon showers are expected in Delhi and other parts of north-west India during the next three days.
Parts of Rajasthan were lashed by pre-monsoon showers today, giving relief to people suffering from hot and humid conditions, as Ajmer recorded a maximum rainfall of 50.4 mm.
With around 4.5 million vehicles traffic came to a standstill on Friday even in the central business district and upscale suburbs.
The monsoon is just round the corner and Bangaloreans are gearing up for a tough time.