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Highway closed again, no fresh traffic to be allowed tomorrow

Srinagar, March 2 : Fresh landslides and snow at several places on Saturday blocked Srinagar-Jammu highway, the only surface link connecting Kashmir Valley with the rest of the world, leaving more than 4,000 vehicles, including passenger ones, stranded at various places along the thoroughfare. “Today traffic movement affected on Jammu Srinagar Highway due to landslides/shooting […]
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Srinagar-Jammu highway remains closed for third day

The Jammu-Srinagar highway remained closed on Friday for the third consecutive day due to fresh snowfall and landslides at some place on the strategic 300 km-long road, a traffic department official said. “There have been landslides at some places along the Ramsoo-Ramban stretch of the highway due to heavy rain in the area, while fresh […]
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Kashmir Colleges To Remain Closed Until February 21: Inclement Weather Forecast

SRINAGAR, FEBRUARY 17: In view of the inclement weather forecast, the Divisional administration in Kashmir has ordered deferred reopening of colleges after winter vacations across the division.   Divisional Commissioner Baseer Ahmad Khan said all colleges across the Kashmir division scheduled to reopen tomorrow after winter vacations will now reopen on Thursday February 21.   […]
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Kashmir highway remains closed for seventh straight day

The Jammu-Srinagar highway on Tuesday remained closed to traffic for the seventh day in a row with authorities trying to restore it by the day end as landslide debris removal was on in full swing. “The landslide at Marog in Ramban-Ramsoo sector has been almost cleared. But two fresh landslides have occurred in the sector […]
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Kashmir highway closed for 4th consecutive day

The Jammu-Srinagar highway remained closed on Saturday for the fourth consecutive day due to snow accumulation and landslide debris on the strategic 300 km-long road, a traffic official said. “Snow clearance operation is going on in the Bannihal area while landslide debris is being cleared at Digdol, Panthal, Battery Chashma and Anokhi Falls in the […]
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Kashmir highway closed on third straight day

The strategic 300 km-long Srinagar-Jamu highway road remained closed for the third consecutive day on Friday due to heavy snowfall and landslides, police said. No traffic was allowed on the highway on Friday due to multiple avalanches in the Banihal area and landslides in the Ramsoo-Ramban area.   Avalanches that occurred between Qazigund and Jawahar […]
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Jammu-Srinagar highway closed for third straight day

The Jammu-Srinagar highway remained closed for the third consecutive day on Saturday due to fresh landslides in the Banihal-Ramban area, an official said. Debris clearance operation of earlier landslides were still going on, when the fresh landslide hit the road this morning. No traffic will be allowed on the highway till it is absolutely safe, […]
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Jammu-Srinagar highway remains closed

The Jammu-Srinagar national highway remained closed today for the second consecutive day due to fresh snowfall and landslides, officials said. Traffic department officials said there has been fresh snowfall in the Bannihal sector, and landslides at some places in the Bannihal-Ramban stretch of the road. “Around two feet snow accumulated on the road. Landslides have […]
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