Heavy Snowfall In Himachal Pradesh


A yellow weather warning by the meteorological department on Tuesday has been issued for rain and snowfall in some places of Himachal Pradesh over the next two days due to a western disturbance. A colour coded warning has been issued by The Meterrological Department to alert the public ahead of severe or hazardous weather which has the potential to cause “damage, widespread disruption and/or danger to life”.

12 people are stranded in Sissu area of Lahaul-Spiti district due to heavy snowfall in Himachal Pradesh. Most o them were scholars who have gone Lahaul-Spiti district to study a World Bank-funded government project. Due to heavy snowfall the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) has already closed the vehicular moment in the under-construction Rohtang tunnel and the roads all across have been blocked.

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