In accordance to MeT, the minimum temperature used to be four degrees beneath the frequent for this time of the year.
Srinagar: Intense chilly grip persevered within the union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh as Srinagar shivered at minus 6.6°C while Drass remained the coldest impart all the plot by India with the temperature going down as minute as minus 29-degree Celsius on Friday (December 18, 2020) evening.
Bone-chilling chilly conditions persevered within the Kashmir valley with the evening temperatures repeatedly making a dip.
In accordance to the Meteorological Department, the minimum temperature used to be four degrees beneath the frequent for this time of the year.
Folk at diversified locations are furthermore going by intense chilly conditions because the renowned ski resort Gulmarg used to be the coldest impart within the Kashmir valley and mercury tumbled to minus 9.6 degrees celsius.
Pahalgam, the renowned vacationer vacation field of the valley, furthermore recorded minus 9.5°C, whereas, Qazigund witnessed minus 5.9°C.
Kupwara saw minus 6.8° Celsius, Kokernag minus 6.2°C, Sonamarg minus 9.2°C, Anantnag minus 6.9°C and Shopian recorded minus 9.2°C.
In Ladakh, Leh recorded minus 18.3°C while Kargil shivered at minus 21.1°C.
World-renowned Dal lake ends are frozen and the total diversified water our bodies were furthermore reportedly frozen. Alternatively, the chilly temperature didn’t halt tourists from witnessing the frozen ends of the Dal lake.