Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) is still under the grip of severe cold weather conditions as the temperature dropped further, according to Radio Pakistan. According to the G-B Met office, the weather today remained the coldest since the winter season started as eight degrees centigrade was recorded. The minimum temperatures in other areas include Skardu which is minus seven degrees centigrade, while Gupis and Gilgit are minus five degrees centigrade. It is forecasted that there will be partly cloudy weather during the next 24 hours.
Published in The Express Tribune, January 22nd, 2017.