It has been very fortunate for the tourists of Kashmir and unfortunate for the residents that the valley is receiving snowfall in abundance. (AP Photo)
Tourists are enjoying this snowfall as they especially come to see the snowfall in the heavenly beauty of Kashmir. Whereas the plight of Kahmiris is completely different, they have to face a lot of problems in pursuing their mundane activities due to heavy snow.
In fact traffic on the 300 kilometers (186 miles) long Jammu Srinagar national highway has been suspended due to heavy snowfall. (AP Photo)
Boatmen clear snow from the roof of their houseboat in Srinagar. (AP Photo)
Kashmir has disrupted power supply, air traffic and road traffic between Srinagar and Jammu. (AP Photo)