Daringbadi: Often tagged as the Kashmir of Odisha, Daringbadi has witnessed snowfall at various places.
The place had witnessed rainfall a few days back which had led to a considerable decrease in temperature.
But, the situation got worse as there was snowfall along with teeth clattering cold. People were seen huddling around bonfires to seek relief from the biting cold.
The fields bore white sheet of ice in the early morning hours. There has been a constant dip in the mercury levels since the past 2 days.
A thick blanket of fog has enveloped the whole area making visibility on the roads a huge matter of concern.
Normal life has been thrown out of gear due to the extreme cold. A huge number of tourists are thronging the place to experience the chilly weather conditions.
It is noteworthy that temperature dipped below 10 degrees Celsius at 11 places in the state