Mercury stays below zero in Kashmir, Ladakh

Mercury stays below zero in Kashmir, Ladakh

Mercury stays below zero in Kashmir, LadakhMercury stayed below freezing point across the Kashmir valley and Ladakh though there was a marginal rise in minimum temperature in most places owing to an overcast sky.

Leh was the coldest as mercury settled at -9.7°C, slightly up from the previous night’s-9.9°C, a spokesman for the Meteorological Department said today.

He said the minimum temperature in Kargil increased from yesterday’s -10.3 °C to settle at a low of -9.6°C.

Srinagar recorded the minimum temperature of -1.2°C, slightly up from yesterday’s -1.4°C, the spokesman said. The city yesterday experienced the coldest night of the winter so far.

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