Avalanche warning in Kashmir

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          SRINAGAR: According to a communication received from the Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, an avalanche warning exists for next 24 hours from April 03 to April 04, 2015 in the avalanche prone areas of Kulgam, Baramulla, Kupwara, Bandipora and Ganderbal districts.

In view of the above, Deputy Commissioner Kulgam, Baramulla, Kupwara, Bandipora and Ganderbal districts are requested to advise people not to venture in avalanche prone areas during above mentioned period. During heavy snowfall, people are advised not to occupy and temporarily evacuate those locations which are under fall line of avalanches.

The concerned Deputy Commissioners are asked to take all precautionary measures so as to avert any untoward incident.