In the highlands of Chamoli, there was snowfall even in the morning. There was snowfall in Badrinath, Hemkund Sahib, Rudranath as well as in elevated areas. Due to which preparations for Chardham Yatra were affected. On the same day, there was a strong thunderstorm with dust in the capital Dehradun on Wednesday evening which continued till Thursday morning. There was also a slight rain two times. This caused some coolness in the weather. Although the sun came out later.
In the Chamoli district on Wednesday, the weather has changed its face, which has cooled the weather. Here the weather in the district was bad all day. Badrinath Dham, Hemkund Sahib, Phoolon Ki Ghati, Ghanghariya, Rudranath, Lal Mati, along with areas of higher range snowfall occurred, while in lower areas there were rains with thunderstorms.
On Wednesday evening, snowfall was also occurring in high altitude areas. Travel preparations in Badrinath Dham and Hemkund Sahib were also affected by the snowfall. On Wednesday, due to bad weather throughout the day, the removal of snow from the path of faith of Hemkund Sahib was also affected. Army personnel could not remove the snow from the walkway during the day. In Badrinath Dham, work is being done to repair the Mahila Tapt Kund from BKTC.
The repair work of other pedestrians is also underway. Many works are affected by snowfall. At the same time, the change in the weather has cooled the place. At the same time, there are rains in Pokhri, Joshimath, Gopeshwar, Ghat, Pipalkoti, Nandprayag, Karnprayag, Gauchar, Narayenbagad, Tharali and Deval areas of the district.