LAHORE – Parts of the country including the City remained in the grip of cold and dry weather on Sunday with experts predicting the prevailing conditions to persist during the next couple of days.  In Lahore, the mercury dropped as low as 0.5 degree Celsius, making Sunday the coldest day of the current winter. Maximum temperature in the City was recorded 19.3 C. Relative humidity in the morning was recorded 76 per cent which decreased to 32 per cent in the evening. Skardu remained the coldest place in the country.