Year’s first snowfall paints Srinagar white.
12 Feb 2018 10:15 PM!
Finally 2 month long dry spell came to an end as fresh moderate to heavy snowfall lashed kashmir valley . It was a much needed relief as drought threat for upcoming summer was looming large for valley due to absence of any significant precipitation during the season. Snowfall in Srinagar started today early morning at around 0500 hrs. Though in noon intensity of snowfall reduced but it again picked up pace during afternoon hours. Locals as well as tourists came out in streets and enjoyed the snow. Due to heavy snow Srinagar Jammu highway has been closed. Avalanche warning has also been reportedly issued for some hilly areas. Mild snowfall was continue in Srinagar when report last received at 10PM.