The city experienced scattered showers on Sunday, ending a dry spell of weather, UNB reports. A heavy rain fell in many parts of the capital at night while Malibagh experienced a drizzle around 3 pm.
Showers were also reported in Dhanmondi and Gulshan. The rain had a cooling effect and also settled some of the dust swirling on the city’s roads.
Commuters in the Gulshan area were facing a problem with rainfall in the evening.
According to the Met office, rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at one or two places over Mymensingh, Sylhet, Dhaka, Khulna, Barisal and Chittagong divisions and weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky elsewhere over the country until 6pm today(Monday).