The temperatures remained below the freezing point at most places in the state, an official of the Meteorological Department told IANS, adding that there could be continued snowfall at some places till Monday.
This was the season's significant snowfall this year in Shimla. The Met Office said that the snowy landscape will stay this way for about two more days till Tuesday.
Kalpa in Kinnaur district was the coldest place in the state with a low of seven degrees Celsius below the freezing point.
According to the weather office, the western disturbances - a storm system originating in the Caspian Sea and the Mediterranean Sea which causes rain and snowfall in the northwest of the Indian subcontinent - will recede by Monday, resulting in dry weather.
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