SRINAGAR: Following the weather advisory from the MeT department regarding widespread rains and snowfall from today, the divisional administration has issued an alert for all district heads for remaining alert.
According to the Divisional Administration Kashmir there are chances of widespread rains and snowfall in Kashmir Division from February 23 to January 25, 2018.
“There is forecast of heavy rain and snowfall in higher reaches of Kashmir and moderate precipitation is expected at widespread places in the Division which may have effect on transportation mainly through National Highway during this period,” a statement of the Divisional Administration said.
The statement said that all the Deputy Commissioners of Kashmir Division have been asked to take necessary precautionary measures in their respective districts. People living in these avalanche prone areas have been advised to take precautionary measures.