Cold wave continues in J&K, temperature drops to minus 3 deg C in Srinagar

Yasmeen Manzoor

Srinagar,December 5(KNB):Cold wave conditions persisted through the valley and Ladakh region of Jummu and Kashmir as the mercury continued its downward spiral.

While,the minimum temperature across the valley dropped below freezing point.

The Met official said that the night temperatures are likely to drop further in the coming three to four days as the weather is likely to remain dry during this period.

Srinagar recorded minus 3.0, minus 5.1 in Pahalgam and minus 4.0 in Gulmarg today.

Leh town recorded minus 11.4 while Kargil recorded minus 10.9 in the Ladakh region.

In the Jammu region, Jammu recorded 9, Katra 8.5, Batote 3.5, Bannihal 0.8 and Bhaderwah 1.4 degrees Celsius.(KNB)