From the start of January 2020, heavy snowfall affected chitral. blocking all the roads to valleys and sub-valleys including the main Chitral-Mastuj.
About half a foot of snow was observed in many places in Lower Chitral, including the main town area. But some villages such as Brep, Dizg, Bang etc, have recorded six to eight inch of snow. There is a shortage of essential food items in many villages in remote areas.
TMA chitral provided their services and clean the snow from many roads of chitral.