Tourists flocked to enjoy snowfall in Uttrakhand (8th February, 2016) : The upper reaches of Uttarakhand witnessed snowfall on last Sunday (7th Fabruary, 2016). The places were Dhanaulti, Kaddukhal, Surkanda Devi and Nag tibba. The tourists have started flocking to these places. For last few days the weather was clear and the temperature was rising every day. With the rainfall and snow, the temperature has dipped in many places in Uttarakhand. The rain had started falling at Saturday midnight and kept on drizzling on Sunday.
By the Sunday noon, the snow had covered the higher altitude of Uttarakhand. At around 3 PM, Sunday, the places like Chakrata and other places with same altitude had witnessed the blanket of snow as thick as 5 inches. As soon as the news of snowfall spread across, the tourists rushed to these places to catch the glimpse of snow covered places. The rain and snow are also a boon for crops.
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