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Srinagar: Thousands of people have been left in lurch after traffic police authorities Monday stopped entry and exit of Tata Sumo and other taxi services coming from other districts into Srinagar and vice versa. This was followed by 2017 order of High Court and as per the order, “The traffic authorities have been told not to allow Tata Sumos and taxis coming from south and north Kashmir beyond the Pantha Chowk and Parimpora bus stands.”…

Srinagar: Vehicular traffic on the Jammu-Srinagar highway was halted on Saturday morning after heavy overnight rains triggered shooting stones and landslides in Banihal area of Ramban district, authorities said. The landslides took place on the highway in Banihal area early this morning after rains intensified from around 3 am in the area prompting authorities to shut the highway for vehicular traffic. Traffic was scheduled to ply from Jammu towards Srinagar today, officials said. They said…

There shall be no traffic on Jammu-Srinagar, the only surface link connecting Kashmir Valley with the outside world, on Friday. A traffic department official told that Friday has been declared as a dry day for maintenance and repairing of the thoroughfare. Meanwhile, Mughal road, connecting Shopian and Poonch districts, remained closed due to the snow accumulation. Srinagar-Leh highway was officially closed on the orders by Divisional Commissioner Kashmir on 30 December. (Syndicated feed from GNS)…

Srinagar: In view of the fresh snowfall, the authorities on Thursday suspended the vehicular movement along the Srinagar-Jammu highway as precautionary measure. Officials confirmed that due to the snowfall at Jawahar Tunnel the traffic from Jammu towards Srinagar has been stopped as precautionary measure. They said the commuters will be allowed to proceed towards their destination only after the road is cleared following improvement in weather conditions Air traffic at Srinagar Airport remained temporarily suspended…

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 said 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…

At many busy places, only one lane is motorable as snow occupies road-sides Srinagar: While snow continues to occupy most of the roadssides in Kashmir, people have faced huge problems due to the heavy traffic mess across the valley leaving people in lurch. AtHundreds of vehicles were stranded on roads for hours on Monday as the Jammu and Kashmir administration have failed to clear snow from roadsides leaving narrow path for vehicles to pass. On…

Srinagar: Jammu-Srinagar highway, the only surface link connecting Kashmir with rest of the world, remained closed on Monday and shall continue to be shut for “at least” five more days, officials said. https://twitter.com/Traffic_hqrs/status/1348589098164883456?s=20 The thoroughfare was closed due to the sudden collapsing of the retaining wall of an important bridge at Kela Morh, Ramban with no optional immediate carriageway available. “Jammu-Srinagar highway is closed due to sudden damage of bridge at Kela Morh, Ramban. It…

Srinagar: Authorities on Thursday said that the Jammu-Srinagar highway, the only road link connecting Kashmir Valley with the outside world, shall remain closed for traffic tomorrow as well due to the accumulation of snow around Jawahar Tunnel and landslides at several places en route the thoroughfare. https://twitter.com/Traffic_hqrs/status/1347139988849246210?s=20 “Tomorrow no vehicular movement shall be allowed on Jammu-Srinagar highway from Jammu towards Srinagar and vice-versa in view of landslides and shooting stones at Samroli, Cafeteria Morh and…

Ganderbal: Strong winds and snow at Zojila Pass have continued to hamper the traffic movement on Srinagar-Leh highway on 12th consecutive day. Official sources said that the traffic movement on 434-km strategic Srinagar-Leh highway remained suspended for 12th consecutive days due to strong winds and heavy snowfall particularly at Zojila, Meenmarg, Sonamarg, Matayan, Zero Point and other adjacent areas. Hundreds of vehicles are stranded on both sides of the highway since December 6, they said,…

Srinagar: The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was closed for traffic on Monday due to fresh snowfall and landslides in Ramban district, officials said. Over 300 vehicles have been stranded due to the closure of the highway. The 270-km highway, the only all-weather road linking Kashmir with the rest of the country, was blocked by a landslide in Ramban district, they said. Traffic has been halted due to snowfall at Jawahar tunnel, they said, adding men and…