Snowfall grips Darchula; normal life affected

Baitadi, Dec 25: Darchula district has seen snowfall with abrupt fall in temperature. The normal life in the high-hill region has been adversely affected due to heavy snowfall.

The snowfall followed by dipping mercury has badly affected the folks of Rapla, Ghusa, Khandeswori, Chhidaru, Byas and Tinker VDCs of Rapti, said Pratap Thagunna, a local of Khandeswori. “The breeze coupled with snowfall has further increased cold in the area”.
The snowfall was continued since past one week but it was heavy on Thursday causing more effect to elderly and children.
Most of the people of high-hill area have descended to headquarters Khalanga a month earier to shield from biting cold. RSS