Abdul Khaliq Qureshi
The icy winds blowing at the speed of 400 KMs on every coming moment while the snow and rain falling mixed was continuing round the clock in the whole city area. Hilly areas on Wednesday received a glimpse of more than 3 feet layer of snow.
Meera Jani a part of highest peak based mountain, together with its lower part of hills known as Ayubia, Nathiagali, Changla Gali, Thandiani, Berangali, received more than three feet snow just only a few vehicles were seen playing on main Karakorum Highway (KKHW) leading to Naran, and Kaghan Valleys of Hazara. It has been reported that KKHW leading to Northern Areas was blocked due to snowfall and landslides at several places.
The Surban Hill adjacent to the city area received layer of snow measuring 6 inches till late at this evening also, however, the severity of chill increased double than yesterday, hence, no pedestrian was found walking on foot paths as well as in the available streets of the city.