Gulmarg, a famend vacationer spot in north Kashmir, was blanketed in a number of toes of snow, confirmed gorgeous drone footage, with temperatures plummeting to a number of levels under freezing level for the previous 72 hours and a low minus 7.0 levels Celsius recorded on Sunday.
The snowfall has compelled the cancellation of all flights from Srinagar airport for the day.
The site visitors motion can be gradual because the roads are slippery. Authorities are clearing snow from roads in order that vehicular motion is feasible.
Winter snow lined tress, and pathways, confirmed the video.
#WATCH | J&Ok’s Gulmarg lined in a thick blanket of snow as snowfall continues within the area.
(Drone visuals from Gulmarg) pic.twitter.com/gQzB9WT8Pe
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Celebrated for its enchanting landscapes, Gulmarg is a well-liked snowboarding vacation spot and attracts vacationers from all around the world.
“We now have hundreds and a great deal of snow. We’re simply having fun with it, it is wonderful and we predict some extra snow. So come to Gulmarg and revel in snowboarding. It is an incredible sport for bodily fitness–for the legs, core and all the pieces else. It is a fantastic sport. I encourage all of you to come back and ski,” a vacationer advised information company ANI.
The plains of Kashmir noticed average snowfall, whereas heavy snowfall has been reported within the larger reaches, stated officers.
Authorities have issued avalanche warnings for hilly and mountainous areas of Kashmir, urging individuals to keep away from pointless motion for the subsequent 24 hours.
Though ‘Chilla-i-Kalan’ – the 40-day harshest winter interval – ended earlier this week, the chilly wave has continued in Kashmir.