ABBOTTABAD: As a consequence of heavy snowfall adopted by rains within the hilly areas of Abbottabad together with Nthiagali, Ayubia, Thandyiani and different areas, the mercury has dropped to under the freezing level. The met division, nevertheless, has forecasted extra snow and rainfall within the higher areas of Abbottabad over the weekend.
Round two toes of snow was recorded within the Galyats and at Thandyiani the place site visitors from Kala Pani onwards stays closed for all types of site visitors. The communication and works division is working to clear the Abbottabad-Thandyiani street.
Galiyat Growth Authority (GDA) Spokesperson Ahsan Hameed confirmed the primary snowfall of the winter season. Nonetheless, he added that the street linking Galiyat and Abbottabad to Muree had been clear for all types of site visitors.
Nonetheless, he added that there was some land sliding in Changlagali, for which that they had deployed equipment to clear it for the graceful circulate of site visitors.
The snowfall, Hameed mentioned, had attracted numerous vacationers who had travelled to Nathiagali, Dongagali, Ayubia and Changlagali. The arrival of vacationers, he mentioned, had additionally been helped by the efforts of the GDA to clear roads.
The GDA consultant instructed the media that they’re engaged on selling “Winter Tourism” within the space and GDA workers, together with Director Common Raza Ali Habib and upkeep workers, is on alert whereas facilitation centres have been arrange at completely different factors in collaboration with the Galiyat and Abbottabad police.