Friday, December 07, 2007

HEAVY SNOWFALL IN INDO CHINA BORDER

Nathula Nathula, Kupup, Baba Mandir, Sherathang, Nathang and Jaluk in Sikkim and Jalepla pass in Kalimpong area are completely cut-off from the rest of the country due to heavy snowfall of Monday night.
Jawaharlal Nehru Marg (JNM) connecting these areas is the only road which is blocked totally. Amongst the above mention seven places except Nathang and Jaluk are the army posts situated at Indo China Border.
Most of the high altitude roads of North Sikkim are also covered by heavy snow.