Electricity buried under Few inches of snow | KNO

Electricity buried under Few inches of snow | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Srinagar, November 03 (KNO) : The higher reaches as well the plains of Kashmir Valley including Srinagar, the summer capital of the state, ending the several months long dry spell in Kashmir valley. Due to snowfall national highway ‘Srinagar to Jammu' was closed for traffic.”Snow means No electricity in Kashmir”. Reports reaching KNO from various districts that no electricity in areas including Srinagar. Power development department (PDD) failed to provide electricity during snowfall in valley locals said. Students also effect badly due to non availability of electricity However, SMC officials told KNO that that the corporation has geared up to tackle the situation and said that most of the places were dewatered. The heating appliances though out on the markets for sale but several hour long power break down has started irritating people in valley as rains and snowfall continued in Kashmir since Thursday evening. Power supply in most parts of the Valley was immediately snapped even in Srinagar plunging city centre areas into darkness for hours. Director Meteorological (MeT) department, Sonam Lotus aid that the weather conditions in Kashmir would improve from tomorrow.(KNO)