10th Magh, Jumla. It has been snowing in Jumla since morning. Jumla, which receives snowfall every year in winter, has fallen late this year.
It is snowing all over the district including Jumla headquarters. About half a foot of snow has fallen since morning.
Especially the farmers are happy after the snowfall. Snow is considered to be the best irrigation for snow growers as the temperature goes to minus in the winter season.
In the winter season, especially barley, wheat and other crops are planted. As the rain did not come, the crops began to dry up. Now it will be easy.
Dhanrashi Bhandari, a farmer of Chandannath Municipality-8, said that the winter crops will be easy with the snow.
With snowfall, winter has increased in Jumla. According to the Department of Water and Meteorology Field Office Jumla, the temperature here is minus 1.4.
When it was not snowing, the temperature was even colder. Three days ago, the temperature in Jumla reached minus 7 degrees.
Photo: Netra Shahi