NOORPUR THAL - The city and several other villages of the tehsil received first rain of winter on Thursday, dropping the mercury level and multiplying the woes of people who were already facing electricity loadshedding. Tehsil Headquarters Hospital doctors Amir Umar and Mian Muhammad Tahir were of the view that the wet spell would lower down the viral infection spread in the city, causing number of deceases like dry cough, flu and fever among people as the rain wash out the dust in the environment, providing an opportunity to the people to breathe in the fresh air.According to the farmers the rain is very useful for the crops.