Srinagar records coldest night of season so far


Srinagar: Srinagar recorded the coldest night of the season so far as the minimum temperate across Kashmir plunged below the freezing point, officials said on Sunday.

Tourists at Gulmarg ski resort.

The city recorded a minimum of minus 2.1 degrees Celsius on Saturday night, which was the lowest so far this season, the officials said.
They said the night temperature was 1.2 degrees below the normal for this time of the season.
Pahalgam tourist resort, which also serves as one of the base camps for the annual Amarnath yatra, in south Kashmir, reeled at a minus 3.4 degrees Celsius, and was the coldest recorded place in the valley.
The famous ski-resort of Gulmarg in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district recorded minus 1.0 degrees Celsius, the officials said.
Qazigund, the gateway town to the Valley, in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district, recorded a minimum temperature of minus 1.4 degrees Celsius, while the mercury in Kupwara in north Kashmir also settled at a low of minus 1.4 degrees Celsius.
Kokernag recorded a low of minus 0.4 degrees Celsius.
Leh town in Ladakh recorded a low of

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