The Hush Post: Good news alike for tourists and orchardists as fresh snowfall has been reported from Kullu, Manali, Kinnaur and higher reaches of Shimla. As a result of snowfall, five bus routes from Kullu have been closed. The bus routes of Kullu-Mallana, Kullu-Jalori pass, Kullu-Khanog-Ani, Rampur-Ani-Kullu and Kullu-Manali have been closed though, tourists have started descending to the hill state, particularly to Kullu and Manali, where it has snowed more than in Shimla. Temporarily, the bus routes from Kinnaur to Shimla have also been suspended for now.
The lower Himachal plains – parts of Una, Kangra, Bilaspur and Solan witnessed drizzle at different times of the day. The last snowfall of this season in the state was reported on January 23. However, interestingly, Narkanda, Khara Pathar and Kufri have received very scanty snow in this season till now.