Fresh snowfall in Gulmarg
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Fresh snowfall in Gulmarg

The famous ski-resort of Gulmarg, in north Kashmir, received fresh snowfall today, bringing smiles to the faces of people, especially those in tourism sector, as the Valley had witnessed a prolonged dry spell this year.

The famous ski-resort of Gulmarg, in north Kashmir, received fresh snowfall today, bringing smiles to the faces of people, especially those in tourism sector, as the Valley had witnessed a prolonged dry spell this year.

Officials said more than five inches of snow has accumulated in the main Gulmarg bowl so far.

They said it was second snowfall of the season in the famous ski-resort which is usually thronged by tourists during winters.

"Snowfall is a good sign. It will help attract tourists to the Valley especially to Gulmarg where many snow-related activities are organized during winters," a Hotel owner said.

We can now expect tourist arrivals after months of tense situation here, said another Hotel owner at Gulmarg, in north KashmirsBaramulla district. 

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