New Delhi [India] Jan. 11 (NT): The intense cold wave blocked all he transport modes rail, road, and air traffic in Northern India as a number of parts of North India, together with Delhi and the neighboring National Capital Region, are swallow up in dense fog as temperatures keeping on to dip on Wednesday.
22 following trains are canceled in Delhi As per reports of ANI
15484 Mahananda Express, 11901 MTJ KKDE Express, 11902 KKDE MTJ Express, 12420 Gomti Express, 12419 Gomti Express, 12459 NDLS ASR Express, 12460 NDLS ASR Express, 13258 Jansadharan Express, 14006 Lichchavi Express, 14008 Sadbhawana Express, 14208 Padmawat Express, 14212 NDLS AGC Intercity, 14211 NDLS AGC Intercity, 14218 Uchahar Express, 14316 Intercity Express, 14315 Intercity Express, 14323 NDLS Inter City Express, 14324 NDLS Inter City Express, 14674 Shaheed Express, 1468 Jalandhar City Express, 14681 Jalandhar City Express, and 15602 New Delhi SCL Express.
Apart from this 30 trains coming to Delhi were railing late because of intense fog. These are:
North East EXP, Faizalka Delhi Express, Avadh Asaam Express, Seemanchal Express, Kirasr Express, Farakka Express, Mahabodhi Express, Bihar S Kranti, Vaishali Express, Rewa Express, Kaifiyat Express, Patna Rajdhani, Dibrugarh Rajdhani, Swatantrta Senani Express, Gondwana Express, JU DEE Express, Shramjeevi Express, Sapt Kranti Express, Avadh Asaam Express, Poorva Express, Magadh Express, Satyagrah Express, Faizabad Express, Intercity Express, Kissan Express, Kalka Mail Express, Ranchi, New Delhi Express, Patalkot Express, and Chhindwara S Rohilla.
Flights were also being grounded as visibility levels go down to lower 100 meters.
The death toll reached 143 due to the cold wave in Uttar Pradesh while Bihar has closed schools till Saturday due to the current cold circumstances.
Several places in Jammu and Kashmir are experiencing sub-zero temperatures while The Dal Lake in Srinagar city ice covered at many places and Kargil in Ladakh recorded soul-freezing-night temperature at minus 23.6 degree Celsius that is lowest in Jammu and Kashmir this season.
Leh was the second coldest town in the JK with the least temperature recorded at minus 17.4 degrees Celsius. (NT)