x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   India records 64,553 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours, tally crosses 24 lakh mark | Two cops martyred as terrorists attack police party in Jammu and Kashmir's Nowgam | Before Sinha, former top cop was probable LG | Detained politicians were enjoying luxurious meals, cool breeze, posh locations | ACB tightens noose around corrupt officials, several Govt Deptts under radar | Strange! XEn figures in final seniority list of 2 departments | Nearly 30 fear-stricken BJP leaders quit party in Valley; Jammu leaders more concerned about advisory council | COVID-19 recovery rate in JK reaches almost 72 percent as 779 more persons recover | Inqlabi appeals LG to review decision on SHGs | PCC constitutes media cells for Doda, Kupwara | Plantation drive held at Munsiff court Akhnoor | GDC Bishnah organizes online inter-collegiate mathematical quiz | Munish Gupta asks government to step in & solve problems of residents | After space crunch, MCCH Anantnag faces shortage of doctors | DLSA Rajouri holds plantation drive at Govt High School Dalogra | Innerwheel Club donates medicines, other items to Vivekananda Hospital | Div Com discusses SOPs with religious heads | PM Modi shall fulfill his promise of ushering democratic rights in J&K: Kavinder | Sit back and think | Webinar Series ‘Meeting The Mentors’ concludes at Govt Polytechnic Jammu | CO of 2 J&K NCC Bn. visits GDC Khour | Defence and Security: Achievements of NDA II Government | Tribute to ‘the Victory Day’ | Crapping of special status gives new status to JK people | PCCF launches plantation under JK Green at Nashri | RMPS organizes online activity | Don’t push J&K youth to hopelessness: Rana | 6 day International Webinar on Public Health concludes | AIJMS donates Rs. 1 lakh to injured person | Welfare scheme for workers; Labour deptt hosts series of awareness camps in Rajouri | Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan: DIC Ramban intensifies implementation process | GGM Sc college celebrates International youth day | GDC Paloura celebrates International Youth Day | SNSSS organizes flute making competition | Nagrota Sangharsh Samiti intensifies stir for Degree College | Independence-Day celebration: Full dress rehearsal held across Jammu | BSF intensifies patrolling in water bodies along IB in Jammu | Team Jammu threatens stir against Govt decision on SHGs, urges LG to intervene | J&K Bank extends 2 pc interest subvention to MUDRA-Shishu borrowers | AIC of SC/ST/OBC Organizations holds zoom meeting of Kulgam cadre | Judicial probe in mysterious missing of three Rajouri boys demanded | Day 81: Jammu, Srinagar Airports receive 25 domestic flights with 3,187 passengers | Govt evacuates 3,09,193 stranded JK residents; 2,13,957 via Lakhanpur, 95,236 through special trains | Chairman OBC PCC Suresh Dogra calls on JMC Com, submits memorandum | SHG Association Poonch opposes abolishment of projects | JKReTTF condemns Principal Secretary School Education statement | Scores of villages in Kulgam district uses contaminated water | Director Horticulture conducts extensive field visit of Distt Jammu | Social Forestry, PWD Departments mute spectators to illegal construction | Class IV posts: 5,07,160 registrations on JKSSB Portal; 2,66,860 candidates submit online application so far | IGP reviews security ahead of I-Day, asks cops to be on alert | GDC Bhaderwah celebrates International Youth Day | MGNREGA Employees Association condemns statement of CS | Mayor JMC visits Ward No 73, launches development works | JAJD-NGO appeals people to celebrate I-Day with simplicity | Need based workers of Forest, Social Forestry deptts suffer as salary denied to them for months now | BNGH successfully conducts Laparoscopic surgery | No Kailash Yatra this year due to coronavirus pandemic | Farmers facing shortage of fertilizers, urea in Samba: Manjit Singh | Govt orders engagement of 200 nurses for six months in medical colleges across | CB Jammu arrested absconding fraudster, murder accused | Govt makes presence of officers above under secretary rank mandatory at this year’s I-Day functions | Allow resumption of mining activity in Samba, demands vehicle operators | Court rejects bail in rape case | Two hideouts of LeT militant outfit busted in Awantipora: Police | Advisor Bhatnagar strengthens grievance redressal mechanism | Notorious criminal detained under PSA | 2 drug peddlers held | JKPYC slams abolishing of SHGs, demands immediate revocation | Court awards rigorous life imprisonment in murder case | Congress opposes disbanding of self-help groups, privatization of PDD | Contractual lecturers, teachers betrayed by BJP govt: Harsh | BJP failed in restoring past glory of Basohli: Manohar | Pakistan afraid of BJP’s rise in Kashmir: Ravinder Raina | Advisor Baseer Khan meets scores of delegations at Chadoora, inspects MGNREGA works | Back Issues  
 
news details
High reaches receive snow, rain in plains in Kashmir, Drass coldest
12/12/2019 10:40:25 PM
Early Times Report

Srinagar, Dec 12: The upper heights received fresh snowfall while plains had rain, ending about a week-long dry and chilly conditions in the Kashmir valley, where night temperature witnessed surge and day become more cold.
However, sun appeared briefly in Srinagar though icy cold winds also continued.
The world famous ski resort of Gulmarg was coldest in the valley at minus 5.2 degree while Drass, the second coldest place in the world after Siberia, was lowest minus 14.4 degree minimum temperature.
A Met department spokesman said today that there could be widespread rain or snow in the Jammu and Kashmir during the next 48 hours.
After witnessing fog and chilly weather conditions for the past five days, Srinagar and its adjoining areas witnessed light rain early this morning. Because of this change, the minimum temperature in Srinagar recorded surge and settled minus 0.7 degree, which is near normal. However, the day has become chilly due to icy cold winds. There could be rain or snow in Srinagar during the next 24 hours, he said. Shops an business establishments reopened in the city late due to early morning chill.
Gulmarg, famed ski resort about 50 km from here in north Kashmir district of Baramulla, received light snowfall early this morning. However, the upper reaches, including Kongdori, Khilanmarg and Affarwat, the highest skiing point connected by Cable Car from base, received moderate to heavy snowfall. The minimum temperature at Gulmarg was minus 5.2 degree, freezing snow on the ski slopes.
The upper heights in entire north Kashmir, including the areas near the Line of Control (LoC) received moderate to heavy snowfall during the past 24 hours, forcing authorities to suspended traffic on dozens of roads leading to far flung and remote areas. Kupwara recorded minus 0.8 degree minimum temperature.
The roads from Kupwara to Machil, Keran and Karnah besides Bandipora to border town of Gurez also remained closed due to fresh snowfall for the past two days.
World famous health resort of Pahalgam received very light snow followed by rain. The minimum temperature there was minus 1.3 degree at Pahalgam. However, the upper reaches received heavy to very heavy snowfall.
Kokernag recorded minus 1.2 degree and Qazigund minus 0.8 degree minimum temperature after upper reaches received snow and plain witness rain.
People in Union Territory (UT) of Ladakh continued to shiver due to below freezing temperature. The majority water bodies remained frozen in the region. However, Drass was the coldes in the region at minus 14.4 degree while the minimum temperature at Leh was minus 10.6 degree. Temperature of Kargil was not available, spokesman said.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
 
 
 
Early Times Android App
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU