Flights suspended at Srinagar airport after fresh snowfall

Flights suspended at Srinagar airport after fresh snowfall

Amid fresh snowfall in the Kashmir Valley, flight operations have been suspended at Srinagar International Airport since 10 am on Friday due to low visibility.

Director Srinagar International Airport, Kuldeep Singh said that all flights have been suspended since 10 am due to continuous snowfall and low visibility.

Kashmir parts including Srinagar received fresh snowfall today, bringing down the temperature further across Kashmir.

The weather conditions, as per Deputy Director of the Meteorological department Mukhtar Ahmad, would improve in the next few hours in the plains.

He said the weather would remain mainly dry from 14 January till 18 January following which a fresh western disturbance would affect Jammu and Kashmir.

He also said there is a possibility of light to moderate snowfall at most places of Kashmir on 23 January as another western disturbance is affecting J-K on the particular date