As every year, this year too Kashmir valley has experienced extremely low temperatures. Srinagar has recorded -3 degree Celsius, Pahalgam has recorded -5 degree Celsius where as Gulmarg has recorded an extremely low temperature of -7.4 degree Celsius. The weather Department has warned about heavy rain and snowfall in Kashmir till 25th November.
According to reports, Tangmarg has experienced snowfall till 2 inches. Jammu-Kashmir National Highway is experiencing light rainfall. No serious conditions of landslides have been noticed in the Ramban-Banihal area. As per SSP NH, vehicles will be stopped if such conditions are observed.
The weather in Leh is harsh with extremely low temperatures and continuous snowfall. Since 2 days the weather has abruptly changed and snowfall can be experienced in lower regions too. 2 inches snowfall in Dras has been recorded while 4-5 inches snowfall in Zojila Pass where traffic has been stopped. The administration has assured to take care about the essential commodities in Leh and Ladakh.
Muskan Langoo, News Producer, JK Media