JAMMU, Feb. 11 -- Weather woes continue to affect residents of remote areas in Himachal Pradesh as they remain cut-off from the rest of the state due to snow.

Most roads in tribal Kinnaur, Lahaul and Spiti and Bharmour and Pangi sub-divisions in Chamba district and higher reaches in Shimla, Mandi and Sirmour remain closed for traffic.

Adding to the woes, most homes in Bharmour division has been without electricity for the last three days.

Bharmour sub-divisional magistrate Prithi Pal Singh said there has been an extensive damage to power transmission lines in the region and it may take more than a week to restore the power supply.

"Electricity board workforce and labourers are involved in the restoration work but it may take over a week...