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Massive Landslide In Ramban Shuts Jammu-Srinagar Highway

JAMMU, June 11: Jammu-Srinagar highway was closed on Friday due to a massive landslide in Ramban district, officials said.

They said that a landslide occurred at Seri area of the district, leading to the closure of the thoroughfare, the only surface link connecting Kashmir Valley with the outside world. There was no loss of life or injury reported in the incident, they said. SSP Ramban P D Nitya told GNS that clearance work was ongoing to restore the highway. (GNS)


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