The high altitude tribal areas and adjoining valleys reeled under piercing cold wave conditions as mercury dipped three to five degrees below normal.Nov 21, 2012, 23:27 PM IST
Heavy snowfall in high altitude
areas and rain in plains continued for the fourth successive
day on Monday in Jammu and Kashmir.
There was no let up in cold
conditions in higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh which
remained under sub zero temperature whereas capital Shimla
experienced chilly cold wind on Sunday.
There was no let up in the cold
conditions in the higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh even as
the state capital and the lower hills enjoyed a pleasant day
in the absence of rain or snow on Monday.