Heavy Winds, Hailstorm Damage Crops and Property in Sopore

July 15

Shabir Khan

Heavy rains and hailstorm damaged crops and various kinds of fruits in Duroo,Warpora Malmapanpora .Hathlangoo   Magrapora areas of Sopore in North Kashmir Baramulla District on Monday afternoon.

A Local speaking to The Kashmiriyat said that heavy rains, wind and hailstorm, which started today afternoon continued for half an hour and the whole area was gripped in darkness for nearly ten minutes.

He said that the massive downpour amid swift winds caused damage to both Houses crops and various kind of fruits and vegetables.

Many poplar and trees were uprooted due to Wind storm, he added.

Meanwhile a weather official has said that rains and windstorm are likely to occur in isolated places of the Kashmir valley, while the day temperatures are expected to warm tomorrow.