Avalanche warning issued for 3 districts of Kashmir division

Jammu and Kashmir Disaster Management Authority (JKDMA) on Friday issued an avalanche warning over higher reaches in three districts for next 24 hours.

The JKDMA Spokesperson said that a ‘low’ danger level avalanche is likely to occur above 2800 to 3000 metres above sea level over Ganderbal, Baramulla and Kupwara districts.

“People living in these areas have been in the meantime advised to take precautions and avoid venturing in the avalanche prone areas till further orders”, he said.