Srinagar, Jan. 12 -- - The night temperatures decreased across Kashmir valley with Gulmarg recording the highest plunge to remain the coldest place in the Valley, the weatherman said on Tuesday.

Srinagar city - the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir - recorded a low of minus 0.9 degrees Celsius down from minus 0.2 degrees Celsius the previous night, said a MET official.

The official said that the minimum temperature in Gulmarg tourist resort settled at minus 11.2 degrees Celsius down from minus 9.6 degrees Celsius the night earlier.

Gulmarg was the coldest recorded place in the valley.

Pahalgam tourist resort, which also serves as a base camp for the annual Amarnath yatra in south Kashmir, recorded a low of minus 5.3 degrees Celsius,...