Army rescues eight civilians stuck in Ladakh due to snowfall

At a distance of five Kilometres from North Pullu towards Khardung La Top, three vehicles were stranded between snow slides and one vehicle had overturned.

published on : 23rd April 2021

Snowfall, landslides shut J-K highway, 300 vehicles stranded

The Jawahar Tunnel-the gateway to Kashmir-experienced snowfall this morning following which traffic was suspended between Banihal and Qazigund townships, the officials said.

published on : 23rd March 2021

Snowfall: IAF airlifts 381 stranded passengers in Jammu & Kashmir

The passengers were stranded after the Srinagar-Leh national highway was closed due to heavy snowfall, the officials said.

published on : 14th March 2021

Srinagar records coldest night in 30 years, parts of Dal Lake freeze

Deputy Director MeT Kashmir Mukhtar Ahmad said the night temperature in Srinagar dropped to minus 8.4 degrees Celsius on Thursday.

published on : 14th January 2021

Heavy snowfall declared as state-specific natural calamity under SDRF in Jammu and Kashmir

Sinha directed that 4x4 rescue vehicles and ambulances be provided to snow affected districts with immediate effect for helping the people in distress.

published on : 10th January 2021

Air traffic disrupted at Srinagar airport as Valley receives fresh snowfall

Many parts of the valley, including the summer capital, received fresh snowfall Saturday morning.

published on : 9th January 2021

Fresh snowfall in Kashmir; air traffic at Srinagar airport affected

The fresh snowfall affected the air traffic to and fro the Kashmir valley as no flight operations took place at the Srinagar airport, the officials said.

published on : 9th January 2021

Jammu & Kashmir houseboats opens up for stranded tourists 

In view of the continued closure of Valley’s surface and air link with rest of the country, the houseboats and hotels have opened their properties for the stranded passengers.

published on : 7th January 2021

Air traffic remains suspended at Srinagar airport for 4th day as snow drapes Valley in white

Snow clearance operations began at the airport in the morning and the runway was made operational later in the afternoon, the officials said.

published on : 6th January 2021

Flights remain grounded in Kashmir valley, over dozen flights cancelled due to heavy snowfall

Flight operations will resume only after the weather improves and the runway is totally cleared of the snow, officials added.

published on : 6th January 2021

Amid heavy snowfall, authorities in Kashmir order fuel rationing

Three-wheelers will get five litres of fuel while two-wheelers will get only three litres. The administration has also put a cap of 21 days on refill for LPG cylinders.

published on : 5th January 2021

Flight operations at Srinagar airport suspended for third consecutive day 

Operations will resume only after the weather improves, they added.

published on : 5th January 2021

Snowfall leads to suspension of flights at Srinagar airport 

Officials said the resumption of flight operations at the airport on Monday would depend on the weather.

published on : 3rd January 2021

Heavy snowfall in Kashmir Valley; road, air links snapped

The snowfall started during the night at most places and early in the morning at few places, the officials said.

published on : 3rd January 2021

Sight to behold: Snowfall in Kashmir valley brings in hordes of visitors seeking break from COVID gloom

With regular operations of international flights suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic, travellers from across the country have set their sights on the Kashmir valley.

published on : 29th December 2020
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