Snowfall in higher reaches of Himachal

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh received another spell of snowfall on Sunday as per reports received from the met office.

‘Higher reaches of Kinnaur district saw mild snowfall early Sunday morning. Chitkul village in Kinnaur (in Sangla valley) got three to four inches of snow,’ met office director Manmohan Singh said.

He said lower areas in the district saw moderate rainfall.

Kalpa in Kinnaur district received 74.3 mm of rain, the highest rainfall in the state.

There were also reports of a cloudburst near Chitkul, but no report of any loss of life or damage to property was reported.

Meanwhile, the minimum temperature in most parts of the state came down.

While Shimla reported a low of 13.6 degrees Celsius Tuesday, it was 7.1 degrees in Keylong and 5.5 degrees Celsius in Kalpa.

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