Autumn storm clobbers Shimla on Sept 15

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himachalShimla : After a bright and sunny day Sunday clouds suddenly gathered at nightfall and a  thunderstorm struck this hill station , surprising everyone.


First came the wind , followed by stray hail and last came the rain bringing with it a mild chill . And later in the night the clouds cleared and the moon shone bright .


Even though the weather office has not confirmed the withdrawal of the monsoon from Himachal Pradesh so far .


But ask any local and he will tell you this was an autumn rain.Little wonder that people pulled out their jerseys , jackets and quilts .