Moderate to heavy snowfall in many parts of Himachal Pradesh

Shimla: Setting early winter condition in the state many places in Kinnuar and Shimla recorded moderate to heavy snowfall forcing Kinnuar district administration to close down educational institutes on Wednesday.
Kalpa in Kinnuar had 40.4 cm snowfall and district headquarter Recong-Peo 30 cm and Pooh 20 cm,
Sangla, Chhitkul, Nako got one to two feet high snowfall.
District spokesman told UNI that today all Schools and educational institute remained lose in Pooh and Kalpa subdivision due to heavy snowfall. Number of tourists are stranded at Chitkul, Sangal, Kalpa and Pooh.
The Vehicular traffic is off on Hindustan Tibet highway between Pawari to Malingnalah and Recong-Peo-Pooh and Sangla valley in Kinnuar district and power and water supply also affected.
In Shimla district Khadrala had 30 cm (one feet) snowfall, Kharapather got seven cm snowfall and 12 mm rainfall Narkanda five cm and Hatu peak 15 cm snowfall. Tourist resort Kufri and Fagu got snow flakes. Hindustan -Tibet road is open for vehicular traffic in the Shimla and Kinnuar district.
The vehicular traffic snapped to Dodra-Kawar subdivision in Shimla district after heavy snowfall on the Chanshal pass. Chudhar in Shimla and Haripurdhar in Sirmaur got moderate to heavy snowfall.

Wangtoo recorded 28 mm rainfall in Kinnuar, Sarahan in Sirmaur had 25 mm, Rajgarh 20 mm, Rohru, Rampur in Shimla & Solan-18 mm each, Sangrah in Sirmaur -16, mm.
Theog & Kufri recorded 14 mm rainfall each, Shimla, Manali and Nahan-in Sirmaur 11 mnn each, Mashobra in Shimla Banjar in Kullu 10 mm each, Jatton Barrage in Sirmaur eight mm, Moorang in Kinnuar, Karsog in Mandi & Jubbal-seven mm each, Jubbar Hatti in Shimla, Jhandutta in Bilaspur & Kasauli in Solan -5 mm each.