Srinagar: The authorities on Monday temporarily suspended the traffic movement on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway due to landslides at Shahbanbas in Banihal area of Ramban district.
Traffic authorities confirmed to news agency that the road was closed at around 5 am in the morning due to landslides.
They said that men and machinery are on job for road clearance and as soon as the road will be cleared, the condition of the road will be reviewed after which the road will be opened for traffic movement.
Earlier, traffic authorities had issued a traffic plan that LMVs will be allowed to move toward Jammu from Srinagar on Monday.
Meanwhile, traffic movement continues to remain suspended on Mughal Road due to accumulation of snow.
Support Ethical Journalism. Support The Dispatch
The Dispatch is a sincere effort in ethical journalism. Truth, Accuracy, Independence, Fairness, Impartiality, Humanity and Accountability are key elements of our editorial policy. But we are still not able to generate great stories, because we don’t have adequate resources. As more and more media falls into corporate and political control, informed citizens across the world are funding independent journalism initiatives. Here is your chance to support your local media startup and help independent journalism survive. Click the link below to make a payment of your choice and be a stakeholder in public spirited journalism