Reported By: | Edited By: DNA Web Team |Source: ANI |Updated: Jan 13, 2022, 11: 20 AM IST
Minimum temperature at some stage in Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh remained notches under the freezing level on Thursday as the India Meteorological Division (IMD) forecast rise in day temperatures and extra descend in evening temperatures in the 2 UTs.
The 40-day prolonged length of harsh iciness chilly known as in the community the `Chillai Kalan` which began in the Valley on December 21 will raze on January 31.
In the Jammu space, the competition of `Lohri` that traditionally marks the raze of the bitter iciness chilly is being famend.
An official of the IMD acknowledged the evening temperatures are at possibility of descend extra and the day temperatures are anticipated to rise correct thru the subsequent 48 hours as the climate is customarily anticipated to live dry correct thru this period.
Srinagar had minus 2.7, Pahalgam minus 9.4 and Gulmarg minus 11.0 degrees Celsius as the minimum temperature.
Drass town of Ladakh had minus 21.9, Leh minus 15.5 and Kargil minus 16.9 as the minimum.
Each Jammu metropolis and Katra town had 5.5, Batote minus 0.1, Banihal minus 1.0 and Bhaderwah minus 2.7 as the evening`s lowest temperature.