Hailstorm, rains damage crops in Anantnag

Aman Malik
Anantnag, May 17: The sudden hail storm, rains on Friday afternoon after damaged huge stretches of orchids, vegetables and other crops in dozens of villages in Anantnag District. According to the villagers it was a hail storm of huge magnitude as almost it covered the fields and remained for few hours.
The villagers of Anantnag said that the hail storm has inflicted heavy damage on the fruit trees and other crops. They have appealed concerned revenue authorities and other wings of the administration to visit the effected villages so that the assessment is done without any delay.
The effected villagers have appealed DC Anantnag to visit the damaged orchids and direct the concerned officials to prepare the assessment report of the damages.