Kupwara town, in north Kashmir, remained unchanged at minus 3.8 degrees Celsius.
National Highway is closed,but stranded vehicles will be allowed to move towards Srinagar.
India calls for steps to avoid Daulat Beig Oldi-like incidents in future.
Khardung-La Pass,in Ladakh region wraps around the mountains,winds up and touches the highest point in the world.
The minimum temperature in Srinagar was recorded at minus 4.6 degrees Celsius.
To ensure that the Ladakh region remains connected to the rest of the state throughout the year,J-K govt said that it is ‘actively’ pursuing with the Centre the construction of tunnels on Srinagar-Leh highway.
Cold wave tightened its grip over Kashmir,with minimum temperatures slipping by at least two degrees.
Pahalgam and Gulmarg tourist resorts were the coldest places in Kashmir Valley.
Kashmir division continues to be in the grip of unabated cold wave.
An army jawan was found dead under mysterious circumstances in a forward area of frontier Ladakh region.
Chinese troops entered Indian territory along the Line of Actual Control in south-eastern Ladakh region some time in September-October last year and threatened a contractor and his team to halt work on a passenger shed.
The Pahalgam health resort in south Kashmir,and the Gulmarg Ski resort in north Kashmir were the coldest places in the Valley with a minimum of minus 4.4 degrees Celsius.
The spokesman said 1.32 lakh LPG cylinders have been stocked in Leh district,whereas 71,516 cylinders have reached Kargil district.
China’s current policy towards Jammu and Kashmir continues to be a major cause for concern for India,well-placed sources in the government said on Wednesday.
The leaders also condemned violence and large-scale arson,besides asking the govt to establish the rule of law in J-K.
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