Daringibadi – The Kashmir Of Odisha in Kandhamal district recording Mercury at minus 0.5 degree Celsius #Odisha #Daringibadi #Kashmir #Kadhamal
Bhubaneswar: Many parts of Odisha shivered under intense cold wave today with mountainous Daringibadi in Kandhamal district recording Mercury at minus 0.5 degree Celsius.
Located 3,000 feet above the sea level, the high altitude tourist destination of Daringibadi witnessed thin layer of snow on roof tops and trees as the area recorded sub zero degree temperature for past couple of days.
“The minimum temperature stood at 0.5 degree at Daringibadi today,” said Ajeet Kumar Sahu of the Meteorological Observatory at Berhampur University.
The temperature at Phulbani, the district headquarter town of Kandhamal, was recorded at 2.4 degrees Celsius as icy wind swept the region, he said.