Gulmarg, Gurez receive first snowfall of the season
Baramulla, Nov 14: Famous ski resort Gulmarg in north Kashmir Baramulla District received another fresh snowfall while the plains witnessed intermittent rains as the minimum temperature settled below normal.
An official said that upper reaches of north Kashmir including famous ski resort Gulmarg received snowfall today morning while the plains also received light snowfall coupled with rains with temperature going down below normal.
Earlier, yesterday, the 84-km Bandipora-Gurez road was closed by authorities for all sorts of traffic movement in view of weather advisory issued by a local meteorological department.
Meanwhile, Gurez valley in Bandipora district also received season’s first snowfall.
An official said that upper reaches of Gurez Valley including Chrownan arear received snowfall today morning while the plains of Gurez also received light snowfall coupled with rains.
Razdan Pass, which is the gate way to this mountainous valley has also received seasons first snowfall late last night, officials said. (with inputs from KNO)