SDM Kangan issues weather advisory/ avalanche warning

SDM Kangan issues weather advisory/ avalanche warning

Sheikh Anees
Ganderbal: In wake of the weather forecast, the Sub district administration Kangan Saturday issued weather advisory cum avalanche warning in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district.
In a statement issued by SDM Kangan Ghulam Mustafa Indrabi issued Avalanch warning and weather advisory and asked the people residing in upper reaches of sub-division, particularly from Gund to Sonamarg, including Sonamarg, Sarbal, Shutkadi, Gund and Gaganigar not to venture near slopes of forests/ hilly areas and other avalanche-prone areas from 9th December 2017 onwards.
The advisory and warning said that under the influence of western disturbances, moderate and heavy rain/snowfall is likely to occur in higher reaches of the State from 11th December to 15th December.
The Sub district administration has also urged Tehsildar Kangan and Gund, SHO concerned, health department, Mechanical Engineering Department, Beacon, R&B, PDD, PHE Departments to be in full preparedness and keep their men and machinery ready to deal any exigency.