Fresh avalanche warning in J&K, light rain-snow at isolated places
Srinagar, Mar 8 (UNI) A fresh avalanche warning has been issued on Thursday evening for next 24 hours in Jammu and Kashmir, where there could be light rain or snow at isolated places.
An official spokesman said here this evening that on the basis of information received from Center for Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment (SASE), State Disaster Management Authority(SDMA) has issued ‘Low danger avalanche warning’ for Bandipora-Kanzalwan-Gurez sector, Baramulla, Gulmarg, Furkian-Z Gali, Kupwara-Chowkibal-Tangdhar, Anantnag, Kulgam, Badgam, Kupwara, Bandipora, Ganderbal Kargil, Leh, Poonch, Rajouri, Reasi, Ramban, Doda, Kishtwar Udhampur Districts and Srinagar-Jammu National Highway.
Meanwhile, the SDMA has advised the people living in these avalanche prone areas to take precautionary measures.
A Met department spokesman said this evening that there could be light rain, snow and thundershowers at isolated places in the Jammu and Kashmir during the next 24 hours.