Kashmir

Light to moderate rain, snow in J&K: MeT

SRINAGAR — The Meteorological Department office on Saturday predicted widespread light to moderate rain, snow in Jammu and Kashmir during the next 24 hours.

Rain and snow lashed J&K during the last 24 hours.

“Widespread light to moderate rain/snow is expected in J&K during the next 24 hours,” IANS quoted an official of the MeT department as having said.

He said, Srinagar recorded 0.2 degrees Celsius while Pahalgam and Gulmarg recorded minus 3.8 degrees Celsius and minus 8.4 degrees Celsius as the minimum temperature.

In Jammu region he said, Jammu recorded 6.1 degrees Celsius, Katra 5.7 degrees Celsius, Banihal and Bhaderwah 0.2 degrees Celsius and Batote minus 0.5 degrees Celsius as the minimum temperature.

In Ladakh region he said, Kargil recorded minus 13.8 degrees Celsius and Leh recorded minus 15.2 degrees Celsius as the minimum temperature.