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Avalanche warning issued in 5 districts in J&K

Govt issues avalanche warning for 7 districts of J&K, Ladakh
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Avalanche warning issued in 5 districts in J&K

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Disaster Management Authority (JKDMA) on Monday issued an avalanche alert over higher reaches in five districts for next 24 hours.

The DMA said that a ‘low’ danger level avalanche is likely to occur above 2800 to 3500 metres above sea level over Doda, Kishtwar, Poonch, Rajouri and Ganderbal districts.

People living in these areas have been in the meantime advised to take precautions and avoid venturing in the avalanche prone areas till further orders.

 

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Avalanche warning issued in 5 districts in J&K