Rains lash Valley, snowfall in higher reaches

Srinagar: Overnight rains lashed Kashmir Valley while the higher reaches including world-famous ski resort of Gulmarg experienced fresh snowfall.
A Metrological Department official said that higher reach areas including Gulmarg, Tosamaidan, Sonamarg and Jawahar Tunnel experienced intermittent snowfall on Wednesday while overnight rains lashed most parts of Kashmir valley including the summer capital city of Srinagar.
Fresh snowfall was also reported at Sheshnag, Mahaguns, Pisso top, Panjterni and Kulgam.
Light to moderate rain and snow over higher reaches will occur at many places over Jammu and Kashmir whereas weather will be mainly dry in Ladakh region during the next 24 hours, the official said.