Heatwave hits northern Indian capital

A heat wave continues across the Northern India capital and expects to remain above 40 degrees Celsius all week
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Families cool off in a pond as they and others gather at the India Gate monument on June 2, 2012 in New Delhi, India. A heat wave continues across the Northern India capital and expects to remain above 40 degrees Celsius all week. (Getty Images)
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Families cool off in a pond as they and others gather at the India Gate monument on June 2, 2012 in New Delhi, India. A Heat wave is continuing across the Northern India capital and expects to remain above 40 degrees celsius all week. (Getty Images)
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A boy taunts his younger brother, as they play with a water hose near to the India Gate monument on June 2, 2012 in New Delhi, India. A heat wave continues across the Northern India capital and expects to remain above 40 degrees Celsius all week. (Getty Images)
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A boy dives in to the step-well at the Nizamuddin Dargah on June 1, 2012 in New Delhi, India. A Heat wave is continuing across the Northern India capital and expects to remain above 40 degrees celsius all week. (Getty Images)
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A boy escaping the heat, jumps over stones as he and others play in a pond at India Gate monument on May 31, 2012 in New Delhi, India. A Heat wave is continuing across the Northern India capital and expects to remain above 40 degrees Celsius all week. (Getty Images)
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Boys escaping the heat, play in a fountain at India Gate monument on May 31, 2012 in New Delhi, India. A Heat wave is continuing across the Northern India capital and expects to remain above 40 degrees Celsius all week. (Getty Images)