Heavy snowfall in the hilly districts

NEPALGUNJ: The western districts of the country witnessed heavy rain while the Himalayans district observed snowfall as well, throwing the normal life in the regions out of gear. However, farmers have been elated due to the rainfall occurred in the winter season.

Rain in the season would help increase the production of winter crops, mostly of wheat, potatoes and others. Similarly, the mercury in the districts also went down suddenly.

Likewise, various highlands in Myagdi, Baglung and Mustang districts have been covered with snow following the rainfall since Thursday night.