Lahaul-Spiti (Himachal Pradesh): Hill states of Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh are gearing up for bone-chilling winters. J and K's Rajouri district witnessed fresh snowfall, which further added to the problem of mobility. Snowfall in Pir Panjal range has left snow clearance operations on the famed Mughal Road fruitless. The route remained blocked adding to the disruption of fruit and vegetable markets.
Himachal's snow clad Lahaul-Spiti region too witnessed heavy snowfall in its Koksar area.
Snowfall is said to increase by manifolds in coming days.