|4 flights cancelled, 11 delayed due to bad weather in Kashmir|
|Srinagar, Jan 21: Bad weather conditions disrupted operations at the Srinagar International Airport here, leading to the cancellation of four flights, officials said. Due to the inclement weather, four of the 27 flights to and fro the Srinagar airport were cancelled on Monday, an official of the Airport Authority of India said. Another 11 flights got delayed due to poor visibility and intermittent rainfall since Monday morning. The MeT Office has forecast widespread rain and snow over the state with heavy falls at isolated places till Tuesday. The minimum temperature in Srinagar Sunday night settled at minus 0.3 degree Celsius, same as previous night, a MET official said. |
He said Qazigund, the gateway town to the valley, in south Kashmir recorded a low of 0.6 degree Celsius, while the nearby Kokernag town registered a low of minus 0.3 degrees Celsius Sunday night.
The mercury in Kupwara town in north Kashmir settled at a low of minus 0.6 degree Celsius.