Late march snow paralyses, daily life across Turkey

YOZGAT: Heavy snowfall which has started in the early hours of Saturday is continuing to hinder traffic and adversely affecting the daily life of people living in the provinces that were hit hard by spring snow.

Snowfall, which came in last days of March, covered several provinces in southern and central Turkey with white blanket. Suddenly hitting some Turkish provinces such as Yozgat, Karaman, Konya and Sivas, snow paralyzed the daily life of citizens who were expecting the spring and blocked roads, highways.

Coupling with blizzard and cold weather spring snow caused to have many traffic accidents in many parts of the country led to have property damages on the roads.

Meteorological authorities have forecasted that the snowfall may continue for several days.

SOURCE: CIHAN