Munsiyari gets season’s first snowfall; temperature falls in Pithoragarh

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The peaks of Hansling, Panchachuli, Rajrambha and Chiplakedar of Munsiyari hills received season’s first snowfall, causing a dip in temperature while the rest of Pithoragarh district witnessed heavy rain in the past 24 hours. “The low temperature has resulted in returning of the nomads who had gone into higher Himalayan valleys to rear their animals,” More...

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