This year ‘Chillai Kalan‘ started with snowfall. On Saturday, heavy snowfall occurred in the upper parts of the valley and rain in the plains increased people’s problems.
Due to heavy snowfall in the low – lying areas of Jammu and Kashmir. The troubles of the locals have increased on one side. On the other hand, snowfall has brought a smile on the faces of tourists. On Monday, tourists enjoyed snowfall at Patnitop in the Udhampur district of Jammu. Talk about the upper reaches of Kashmir, ‘Chillai Kalan’ started in Kashmir on Saturday. It lasts for 40 days. During this time, there is a possibility of snowfall in Kashmir and there is a significant drop in temperature.
Chillai Kalan Knocked in Kashmir
This year ‘Chillai Kalan’ started with snowfall. On Saturday, heavy snowfall occurred in the upper parts of the valley and rain in the plains increased people’s problems. The temperature also declined. The mercury dropped to minus 9.6 degrees Celsius after a snowfall in Gulmarg in northern Kashmir. Srinagar recorded minus 1.4 degrees Celsius.
Let us tell you that ‘Chillai Kalan’ will end on 31 January. Even after that, the cold wave continues in Kashmir with the 20-day ‘Chillai Khurd’ and the 10-day ‘Chillai Bacha’.
Jammu and Kashmir National Highway cover with snow. Traffic is disrupted and there is a power failure in many areas. Due to landslides in many places, the problems of local citizens have increased. The administration says that all arrangements have been made to ensure. That people do not face problems in highways and snowy areas.
Kulgam district deputy commissioner Shaukat Ejaz said that we are ready to deal with heavy snowfall. 12 machines are continuously removing snow from the highway. All concerned departments have alerted. Control rooms and disaster management centers have also created.
This year ‘Chillai Kalan’ Started With Snowfall. On Saturday, Heavy Snowfall Occurred In The Upper Parts Of The Valley and Rain In The Plains Increase.