SRINAGAR: Government on Sunday issued an avalanche warning for many areas across Kashmir.
Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir in an official communiqué stated that an avalanche warning exists for next 24 hours from March 29 to March 30, 2015 in the avalanche prone areas of Kulgam, Pulwama, Baramulla, Kupwara, Bandipora, Ganderbal and Kargil districts.
The statement said that deputy commissioner Kulgam, Pulwama, Baramulla, Kupwara, Bandipora, Ganderbal and Kargil districts are requested to advise people not to venture in avalanche prone areas during above mentioned period. “During heavy snowfall, people are advised not to occupy and temporarily evacuate those locations which are under fall line of avalanches.”
The concerned Deputy Commissioners are asked to take all precautionary measures so as to avert any untoward incident.