Snowfall in North India

India | | January 8, 2012, 1:13 pm
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People play on a snow-covered road in Pathankot on Saturday, January 7, 2012. It's the first snowfall in Punjab in the recent past. (CNN-IBN)

People play on a snow-covered road in Pathankot on Saturday, January 7, 2012. It's the first snowfall in Punjab in the recent past. (CNN-IBN)

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Hilly areas covered in snow on the outskirts of Pathankot on Saturday, January 7, 2012. It's the first snowfall in Punjab in the recent past. (CNN-IBN)

Hilly areas covered in snow on the outskirts of Pathankot on Saturday, January 7, 2012. It's the first snowfall in Punjab in the recent past. (CNN-IBN)

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Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir and Punjab witnessed snowfall on Saturday.

Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir and Punjab witnessed snowfall on Saturday.

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People walk on a snow-covered road as the season's first snow falls in Dharmsala on Saturday, January 7, 2011. The high-altitude areas of Himachal Pradesh witnessed a spell of snowfall causing a dip in temperature, according to news reports. (AP Photo/Ashwini Bhatia)

People walk on a snow-covered road as the season's first snow falls in Dharmsala on Saturday, January 7, 2011. The high-altitude areas of Himachal Pradesh witnessed a spell of snowfall causing a dip in temperature, according to news reports. (AP Photo/Ashwini Bhatia)

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A man walks on a snow-covered road in Shimla on Saturday, January 7, 2012. The high-altitude areas of Himachal Pradesh witnessed a spell of snowfall causing a dip in temperature, according to news reports. (AP Photo)

A man walks on a snow-covered road in Shimla on Saturday, January 7, 2012. The high-altitude areas of Himachal Pradesh witnessed a spell of snowfall causing a dip in temperature, according to news reports. (AP Photo)

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People cross a foot-bridge as it snows on the outskirts of Srinagar on Saturday, January 7, 2012. The Jammu-Srinagar highway has been blocked because of heavy snowfall in the region, according to news reports. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

People cross a foot-bridge as it snows on the outskirts of Srinagar on Saturday, January 7, 2012. The Jammu-Srinagar highway has been blocked because of heavy snowfall in the region, according to news reports. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

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People holding umbrellas walk on a snow-covered field as fresh snow falls in Srinagar on Saturday, January 7, 2012. The Jammu-Srinagar highway has been blocked because of heavy snowfall in the region, according to news reports. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

People holding umbrellas walk on a snow-covered field as fresh snow falls in Srinagar on Saturday, January 7, 2012. The Jammu-Srinagar highway has been blocked because of heavy snowfall in the region, according to news reports. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

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A girl clears snow on her car in Srinagar on Saturday, January 7, 2012. The Jammu-Srinagar highway has been blocked because of heavy snowfall in the region, according to news reports. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

A girl clears snow on her car in Srinagar on Saturday, January 7, 2012. The Jammu-Srinagar highway has been blocked because of heavy snowfall in the region, according to news reports. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

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A boat stands covered in snow on the outskirts of Srinagar on Saturday, January 7, 2012. The Jammu-Srinagar highway has been blocked because of heavy snowfall in the region, according to news reports. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

A boat stands covered in snow on the outskirts of Srinagar on Saturday, January 7, 2012. The Jammu-Srinagar highway has been blocked because of heavy snowfall in the region, according to news reports. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

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A flock of geese rest near the snow-covered bank of a stream on the outskirts of Srinagar, India, Saturday, January 7, 2012. The Jammu-Srinagar highway has been blocked because of heavy snowfall in the region, according to news reports. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

A flock of geese rest near the snow-covered bank of a stream on the outskirts of Srinagar, India, Saturday, January 7, 2012. The Jammu-Srinagar highway has been blocked because of heavy snowfall in the region, according to news reports. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

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People walk on a snow-covered field in Pathankot on Saturday, January 7, 2012. It's the first snowfall in Punjab in the recent past. (CNN-IBN)

People walk on a snow-covered field in Pathankot on Saturday, January 7, 2012. It's the first snowfall in Punjab in the recent past. (CNN-IBN)

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Plants covered in snow on the outskirts of Pathankot on Saturday, January 7, 2012. It's the first snowfall in Punjab in the recent past. (CNN-IBN)

Plants covered in snow on the outskirts of Pathankot on Saturday, January 7, 2012. It's the first snowfall in Punjab in the recent past. (CNN-IBN)

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Residential areas covered in snow on the outskirts of Pathankot on Saturday, January 7, 2012. It's the first snowfall in Punjab in the recent past. (CNN-IBN)

Residential areas covered in snow on the outskirts of Pathankot on Saturday, January 7, 2012. It's the first snowfall in Punjab in the recent past. (CNN-IBN)

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People walk on a snow-covered road in Pathankot on Saturday, January 7, 2012. It's the first snowfall in Punjab in the recent past. (CNN-IBN)

People walk on a snow-covered road in Pathankot on Saturday, January 7, 2012. It's the first snowfall in Punjab in the recent past. (CNN-IBN)