New snowfall spell in the districts of Lahaul-Spiti, Kullu

SHIMLA (PRADESH HIMACHAL): Parts of the districts of Kullu and Lahaul Spiti received fresh snowfall.

Precipitation has been reported during the last 24 hours.

Visual of Rahni nalla on the Manali-Leh highway. (Photo: ANI)

According to Kullu SP, Gaurav Singh, the Rohtang region in the Kullu district, has received almost six inches of fresh snowfall today during the day.

To avoid a traffic jam on the Manali-Leh Highway, the Rohtang Pass is closed for vehicle traffic, Singh said.

According to IMD director Himachal Pradesh, more snowfall is expected in Manmohan Singh for the next 12 hours in the highest hills of Kullu and Lahaul-Spiti.