Residents welcome season’s first snowfall in Shimla
Shimla, Dec 24 (ANI): Residents of Shimla welcomed fresh spell of snowfall with much delight as they expected arrival of more visitors to boost tourism in the state. Mercury dipped further after Shimla experienced its first snowfall as minimum temperatures fell to minus 5 degrees Celsius. The residents, excited to see a layer of snow all around, said snowfall before Christmas and New Year would bring more business to Himachal Pradesh. The residents said they are now looking forward to celebrate Christmas amid snowflakes. Meteorological Department in Himachal Pradesh had predicted on Monday that western disturbance in the state will lead to snowfall and showers in mid hills and high hill areas later in the week Hill towns of Manali and Shimla are popular tourist destinations for Indians and foreigners alike and during this season people look forward to experience the thrill of winter sports like ice skating.
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