Hajin: Hailstorm along with fast winds on Friday afternoon wrecked havoc in many areas including Ajas and Hajin in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.
The hailstorm also hit the bloom on most of the horticulture. Arif Ahamd, a resident of Ajas Bandipora told Kashmir Reader that fast rains turned into a violent hailstorm damaging orchards and other crops in Ajas and other areas.
He said that hailstorm lasted for 20 minutes and caused extensive damage to the vegetables, orchards in the area.
The fruit growers, farmers in the area said the hailstorm has shattered their dreams as they had good expectation of production this year.