Part of China has been hit by low-temperature and blizzard since 2 January.
Due to low temperatures in the country 5,960 people have stayed in the 15 shelters opened by the Government response body since November 2009.
Emergency was declared for 4 municipalities in Zacatecas after severe frosts during Dec 2009.
Cold wave in early January has caused at least 100 deaths in India and 18 deaths in southern region of Nepal.
Cold Wave in early January has claimed at least 18 lives in Nepal's southern region.