A government official said the Satluj, Beas and Yamuna rivers and their tributaries have been in spate in Kinnaur, Shimla, Kullu, Mandi, Bilaspur and Sirmaur districts.Aug 11, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh`s economy is highly dependent on tourism, besides hydroelectric power and horticulture.
The tribal areas and other higher reaches in Himachal Pradesh continue to experience moderate to heavy snowfall.The fresh snowfall blocked roads in interior areas of tribal districts disrupting vehicular traffic.Mar 09, 2017, 09:23 AM IST
This was the season`s first significant snowfall that froze the "Queen of Hills", as Shimla was fondly called by the British.
The tourist resorts of Kufri and Narkanda near Shimla experienced mild snow in the past 24 hours, the weather bureau said on Monday, triggering a rush of tourists.Jan 02, 2017, 16:37 PM IST
Shimla and its surrounding areas received slight traces of snowfall followed by showers while the adjoining tourist resorts of Kufri, Fagu and Narkanda had light snowfall, bringing cheers to tourists who had thronged the state capital on the occasion of Christmas.Dec 25, 2016, 15:09 PM IST