Kargil shivers at minus 9.2

Srinagar/Jammu: According to the Met official, Kargil was the coldest town in Jammu and Kashmir minus 9.2 degrees Celsius night temperature on Friday.

“With minimum temperature dropping to minus 9.2 degrees Celsius, Kargil town was the coldest in Jammu and Kashmir today (Friday),” the official of the Met department told media.

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In the neighbouring town of Leh, the lowest night temperature recorded, was minus 8.4 degrees Celsius.

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The minimum night temperature in Srinagar was recorded at minus 2.5 degrees Celsius, a shade better than Thursday’s which dropped to minus 2.7.

“The minimum temperature was minus 4.2 and minus 0.4 in Pahalgam and Gulmarg, respectively today (Friday),” the official of the Met department said.

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