Snowfall hits normal life in Jammu and Kashmir, avalanche warning issued

Flight operations to and fro Srinagar airport resumed on Wednesday after remaining suspended for the first half of the day due to poor visibility caused by intermittent snowfall in Kashmir.AP

Flight operations to and fro Srinagar airport resumed on Wednesday after remaining suspended for the first half of the day due to poor visibility caused by intermittent snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir. AP

 A medium danger avalanche warning was issued on Thursday for some avalanche prone districts of Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. PTI

An avalanche warning was issued on Thursday for some avalanche prone districts of Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. PTI

City-based Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment (SASE) issued a medium danger avalanche warning valid for the next 24 hours starting at 5 pm on Thursday. PTI

City-based Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment (SASE) issued a medium danger avalanche warning valid for the next 24 hours starting at 5 pm on Thursday. PTI

The warning exists for avalanche-prone slopes in Ganderbal, Bandipore and Kargil districts of Jammu and Kashmir, and for Himachal Pradesh. AP

The warning exists for avalanche-prone slopes in Ganderbal, Bandipore and Kargil districts of Jammu and Kashmir, and for Himachal Pradesh. AP

12 inbound and as many outbound flights had to be cancelled due to bad weather and poor visibility. AP

Twelve inbound and as many outbound flights had to be cancelled due to bad weather and poor visibility. AP

Many places in Jammu and Kashmir have been witnessing fresh snowfall since Wednesday. AP

Many places in Jammu and Kashmir have been witnessing fresh snowfall since Wednesday. AP

Intermittent snowfall in Srinagar and other parts of the valley has snapped the state's transport links with the outside world as the arterial Srinagar-Jammu National Highway remains closed since Monday night. PTI

Snowfall in Srinagar and other parts of the Valley snapped the state's transport links with the outside world as the arterial Srinagar-Jammu National Highway also remained closed since Monday night. PTI

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Updated Date: Dec 15, 2017 11:06:12 IST

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