Gulmarg receives season’s first snowfall

Srinagar: Gulmarg, the world famous skiing resort, received the season’s first snowfall as prolonged dry weather continued elsewhere in Kashmir Valley on Sunday.

A meteorological department official here said that season’s first snowfall was recorded over higher reaches of Gulmarg. The snowfall brought the temperature down in the famous report to 15°C which was 3°C lower than yesterday, the official said.

Meanwhile, Srinagar recorded a maximum temperature of 25.7°C, which was 0.6°C below normal for the summer capital of J&K.

Jammu recorded a high of 32.2°C and it was 0.3°C below normal for the winter of J&K, the official added. (Agencies)

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