Himachal Pradesh Receives Fresh Snowfall, Schools Closed in Kinnaur
Himachal Pradesh Snowfall (Photo Credits: ANI)

Shimla, November 28: Several areas in middle and high hills of Himachal Pradesh received fresh snowfall, leading to closure of schools in Kinnaur district on Thursday, officials said. Cold wave conditions have intensified after the fresh snowfall.

Shimla Superintendent of Police Omapati Jamwal said Chini Bangla road has been closed after snowfall in Kufri, Narkanda and Kharapathar in Shimla district overnight. However, main roads are open, he said. Himachal Pradesh: 12 People Stranded in Lahaul-Spiti Due to Heavy Snowfall.

All schools in Kinnaur district will remain closed due to bad weather on Thursday, Kinnaur district public relations officer Narendra Sharma said.

The schools in two sub-divisions of Pooh and Kalpa of Kinnaur district were shut down on Wednesday after heavy snowfall.