Srinagar: Moderate to heavy snowfall has led to cancellation of more than two dozen flights at the Srinagar International airport on Wednesday.
As per reports, a total no. of 35 flights have been canceled so far.
After (G8-266/267 G8-357/358 AI-3425/3426), UK 611/612, SG 8374, SG 8475, G8-191/193, G8-911/913, 6E-5076/5079 and 6E-2363/2364), flights—(SG-161 SG-945 UK-643 UK-644 6E-609 6E-137 6E-224 6E-6738)’ have been also cancelled, Airport Authority of India said in a tweet. “All flights except G8-268 of GoFirst airlines have been cancelled. We will update about G8–268 later,” it said, adding, “All other flights of all airlines are delayed.”
It said that the snowfall had stopped at about 12:30 p.m. and snow clearing operations was resumed “with renewed effort but the snowfall has started again.”
Officials said that many more flights are expected to be cancelled. However a final call would be taken by the authorities concerned, they said.