Srinagar: The Kashmir valley on Saturday witnessed season’s first snowfall at Gumri in Sonamarg and Zojilla Pass on Srinagar—Kargil highway.

While reports said that one inch of fresh snow has accumulated around Zojilla Pass and Gumri in Sonamarg, the meteorological department officials said that there are no reports of snowfall anywhere else yet, except the two places.

The plains of Kashmir valley received intermittent rains Friday night bringing down the mercury considerably.

Meanwhile, the MeT department officials said that the traffic on the Srinagar-Kargil highway will ply normally.

This post was published on September 15, 2018