With night temperatures dropping further below the freezing points a fresh cold wave has intensified in Kashmir valley and Ladhak region of Jammu and Kashmir state.
Water bodies in the valley remained frozen as did the water supply tapes in Srinagar and elsewhere here.
Srinagar recorded minus 4.0 degrees Celsius, Pahalgam minus 12.5 and Gulmarg minus 11.0 as the minimum temperatures on Monday.
Leh town recorded minus 11.8 degrees Celsius and Kargil minus 17.6 as the minimum temperature.
Jammu city recorded 5.6 degrees Celsius, Katra 4.2, Batote minus 1.1, Banihal minus 0.1 and Bhaderwah minus 1.5 as the night’s lowest temperatures.