The cold season has started. Mercury has also reached minus in many parts of the country. With this, now the cold of Ladakh has also knocked. At the same time, the locals are also enjoying this cold weather so many people are also facing troubles.
The mercury has rolled down several degrees below zero in Ladakh with the knock of freezing cold. On Sunday, mercury reached 15 degrees in Drass, Ladakh. With this, last night was the coldest night of the season so far, due to which water has started to freeze in the river-canals.
Although the local people are also seen troubled by this cold that is falling ahead of time, but some youth are not missing from seeking pleasure in this cold. In fact, people have been seen having fun in the bitter cold at the country’s first open air natural ice rink in Dras.
Water starts to freeze
This rink, built on international standards, has frozen water due to bitter cold. On which the players of ice hockey and ice skating of Kargil and Drass are having a lot of fun with the game in this season. Young Nisar Hussain told that in Dras, the cold has increased after the rain and snowfall in Dras for the last few days, due to which the water in the ice rink has started to freeze.
At the same time, another person Sajad Ahmad said that people have to face a lot of problems due to the severe cold of time. But if the government promotes winter tourism in Dras and Kargil due to this cold and snowfall then the people here will also be able to get help.
Temper Roofing Demand
Apart from this, a player Mohammad Ibrahim said that Drass has very cold. Therefore, there is a need to make the rink indoors so that players can practice in a relaxed manner. On the other hand, people here are also demanding a temporary roof over the open rink of Drass so that the youth can have fun on the ice rink even during snowfall and rain.
Please tell that Dras is the second coldest place in the world. It is the coldest place here after Siberia. The mercury in Dras fell to 60 degrees in 1995, which is a record. At the same time, mercury in Dras falls minus 30 to 45 degrees.
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