Severe cold wave persists
The minimum temperature was recorded in Astore which remained -9 degree centigrade.
Gilgit-Baltistan is in the grip of severe cold weather condition and temperature is still below freezing point which has affected normal life in upper parts of the area.
Met Office on Thursday recorded minimum temperature in Astore minus 9, Hunza Nagar minus 7, Skardu minus 6, Gupis and Gilgit minus 5 degree centigrade .
Meanwhile, one scheduled flight between Islamabad and Gilgit was operated on Thursday. One flight will operate tomorrow subject to clear weather condition.