Heavy Snow

  • Srinagar-Jammu highway to close due to snow alert January 16, 2013

    Srinagar: The Srinagar-Jammu highway, Kashmir Valley's only link with the country apart from air travel, would be closed on January 17. This follows the Met office forecasting moderate to heavy snow from January 16 evening to January 19. "The snowfall could be rather heavy in the Pir Panjal mountain range that...
  • Snowfall in J-K, basic facilities at stake February 7, 2009

    Srinagar: It is snowing hard in Jammu and Kashmir. While Srinagar is under six inches of snow, at other places in the state it is almost three feet. 4 army jawans have succumbed to the cold in Kuppwara, while another man was found dead in Srinagar. Life has been hard hit and...