Local authorities on Mughal Road in Rajouri undertook snow clearing operation on November 29, as higher reaches of Pir Panjal received fresh snowfall. Heavy machinery such as JCB was used to clear the snow in the region. The Mughal Road connects South Kashmir's Shopian district to Rajouri and Poonch.
Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir region received fresh spell of snowfall and rain which have triggered cold wave conditions in the region. The snowfall led to closure of several roads connecting remote villages in the area. In view of heavy snowfall in the higher reaches of the valley, a 'low danger' avalanche warning was issued for Poonch, Rajouri, Ramban, Doda, Anantnag, Kulgam, Baramulla, and Ganderbal.
Heavy snowfall continued on higher reaches of Pir Panjal mountain range on November 25. A thick blanket of snow enveloped the Pir Panjal range. Mughal Road is closed from past 4 days. The snow clearing operations are underway using heavy machinery. The Mughal Road connects South Kashmir's Shopian to Rajouri and Poonch.
The locals of Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir have high expectation from the ongoing District Development Council (DDC) elections. They are hopeful that this election's outcome will address their long-due grievances. Participation has been high since first phase began on November 28. Candidates of DDC elections are reaching out to the locals door to door. They urged people to vote for development in the region. Eight phased local bodies' polls in JandK began on Nov 28. Polling for 43 constituencies in the first phase concluded with 51.76% voter turnout.
Indian Army organised a free medical camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district. Large numbers of local residents came here along with their children and senior citizens. Besides medical check-up, medicines and wheel chairs were also provided to the people. Locals lauded the Indian Army for organising a medical camp. "I am thankful to the Army, they have organised a free medical camp for us," a local told ANI.