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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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Jammu-Srinagar Highway Closed Amid Fresh Snowfall, Landslides

No traffic will be allowed on the Jammu-Srinagar highway on Thursday due to fresh snowfall and landslides, officials said. Roads in Bannihal sector turned slippery following fresh snowfall, while there were some landslides in the Ramban stretch, a Traffic Department official said. “Priority will be to ensure that no vehicle gets stranded and all vehicles […]
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Jammu-Srinagar Highway Remains Closed, Weather Improves

No vehicular movement would be allowed on the highway keeping the safety of travellers in mind, the senior traffic department official told IANS. “The huge avalanche that hit the tunnel on the Qazigund side on Tuesday is yet to be cleared. “The avalanche could have caused a massive disaster had it hit the highway a […]
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Kashmir highway closed for traffic after fresh snowfall

The strategic Srinagar-Jammu highway was closed of traffic on Friday due to accumulation of snow at Jawahar Tunnel, officials said. An official said the commuters are advised to undertake journey on Jammu-Srinagar NHW only after confirming the status of road from these numbers: TRAFFIC CONTROL UNITs  Jammu (0191-2459048, 9419147732) Ramban (9419993745) Srinagar (0194-2450022, Weatherman has predicted […]
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Srinagar-Jammu highway closed after fresh snowfall

Heavy snowfall between Qazigund and Banihal led to closure of traffic on the Srinagar-Jammu highway on Wednesday morning and once the road is cleared of snow, stranded vehicles will be allowed to move first, superintendent police traffic (rural) Muzaffer Ahmad Shah told Greater Kashmir. During the intervening night, MeT officials said that snowfall occurred at […]
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Mughal road closed for traffic

Following the fresh snowfall in the high altitude areas including Pir Ki Gali, District Administration Shopian on Monday closed Mughal road till further orders. The Mughal road- connecting the twin districts of Poonch and Rajouri in Jammu region with South Kashmir’s Shopian district was closed today early morning following fresh snowfall in the upper reaches […]
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Border roads closed in Kupwara following fresh snowfall

The roads leading to border areas Machil and Keran on Tuesday were closed following fresh snowfall in higher reaches of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. “The decision was taken as a precautionary measure due to slippery road conditions after a fresh snowfall,” said an official. An official said that the road connecting Machil and Keran with […]
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Central Kashmir: Srinagar-Leh highway closed after fresh snowfall in Sonamarg

Ganderbal: The upper reaches of Ganderbal district including the famous health resort of Sonamarg experienced fresh snowfall on Wednesday leading to the closure of 434-km long Srinagar-Leh highway. Reports said the higher reaches of Ganderbal, including Sonamarg, Nilghart, Baltal, Zojila pass on Srinagar-Leh highway received fresh spell of snowfall early Wednesday morning. Traffic on 434-km […]
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Historic Mughal road closed due to snow, one-way traffic on Srinagar-Jammu highway

The historic 86-km-long Mughal road was closed on Friday due to slippery road conditions following fresh snowfall while only one-way traffic will ply on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway, a traffic police official said. Two-way traffic was plying on 434-km-long Srinagar-Leh national highway, linking the Ladakh region with Kashmir valley. ”We have suspended all traffic movement […]
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