STATE TIMES NEWS
Srinagar: Many areas in the higher reaches of Kashmir, including the famous tourist destination of Gulmarg, received fresh snowfall on Wednesday, while the plains were lashed by rains, officials said.
Gulmarg in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district recorded over one feet of fresh snowfall on Tuesday night, the officials said.
They said intermittent snowfall continued in Gulmarg on Wednesday morning.
Other areas in the higher reaches of the valley, including Sonamarg, in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, and Pahalgam, in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district, also received fresh snowfall, they added.
In Bandipora district of north Kashmir, Gurez and Razdhan Pass recorded nine and 19 inches of snow, respectively.
According to the officials, in Kupwara district, also in the north, Sadhna Top and Z-Gali recorded about one feet of fresh snow, while about six inches were recorded in other areas in Karnah and Keran.
The officials said the plains in the valley, including the summer capital Srinagar, were lashed by rains, which continued for the third consecutive day on Wednesday, causing water-logging in many areas.
The Meteorological Department said while the current system of widespread moderate to heavy rain or snow is likely to continue, there will be a significant improvement in the weather later in the day.
Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin approved for phase 2/3 trials on children
Following SoPs, vaccination only protection against COVID: Dr Bahl
Technical snag in LG’s Twitter handle; resolved
Kangana Ranaut’s Twitter account suspended permanently
Petrol, diesel prices rise again, reach record highs
Rupee opens on flat note, rises 6 paise to 73.36 against US dollar in early trade
Equity, currency markets remain shut for Id-Ul-Fitr
Petrol, diesel prices up 25 paise; Bhopal, Indore join cities with Rs 100/litre petrol
Asian stocks mixed after Wall St falls on inflation fears
Download 10Cric Casino app, and enjoy Indias most popular casino games, directly on your mobile!
Gamble with real money online! Play Indias favourite casino games at 7Jackpots.com, Indias most trusted online casino site.
© 2020 State Times Daily Newspaper | Powered by Ideogram Technology Solutions [P] Ltd.