Fresh snowfall in Sonamarg, adjoining areas in Central Kashmir
Sonamarg: Sonamarag health resort and its adjoining areas in central Kashmirs Ganderbal district on Wednesday witnessed a fresh snowfall.
Officials said that snowfall started at Baltal, Zojila and Sonamrag areas in the midnight and continued till Wednesday morning.
They said that more than one inch of snow has acumulated in Drass area on the Srinagar Leh highway.
The officials said that fresh snowfall has led to a cold wave in the area.
Meanwhile, Director Meteorology Kashmir Sonam Lotus said that widespread rain and snow (in DRASS, Kargil, Zojila, Zanskar) was reported till late night on Tuesday.
He said that the weather is improving gradually. “Overall improvement shall be witnessed from this afternoon.”