Heavy snow cuts off J&K, HP freezes
Srinagar: Kashmir was cut off from the rest of the country as surface and aerial connectivity were both disrupted due to heavy snowfall. The snowfall is one of the heaviest in recent years. It disrupted air traffic to and from Srinagar airport. Mughal Road, Srinagar-Leh National Highway and Bandipora-Gurez road were also closed to traffic. Cold wave in Himachal Pradesh intensified further with several high altitude regions in Kullu, Chamba, Kinnaur and LahaulSpiti districts receiving fresh snowfall and rain.