Margalla Hills in Islamabad receive snowfall for the first time in 10 years
Margala Hills in Islamabad had not received snow since the last ten years and today, it just did. The phenomena was noticed by residents of Islamabad, who did not hesitate in tweeting pictures and video clips. With Margalla Hills trending on top in Twitter on Pakistan, here are a couple of tweets:-
— Usman Ali usmmi (@4c34cddd763c4c8) February 11, 2016
Gosh! it was snow on Margalla Hills that makes me shiver in morning while coming for office.. 😬 — υмιя (@UmarMir_) February 11, 2016
It snowed on Margalla hills. WOW — Khansha. (@ItsOmorfi_k) February 11, 2016
Clearly evident from the pictures, the snowfall has added to the beauty of the hills. The temperature in Islamabad had dropped to around 5° centigrade in the afternoon. Following the snowfall, tourists thronged the area in order to take in the beautiful sights.