GK Top NewsLatest NewsWorldNationalKashmir
Business | news
EducationSportsPhotosVideos
Today's Paper | WorldStateSrinagar CitySportsOP-EdNationalKashmirJammuHealthFront PageEditorial PageBusiness

Mughal road reopens partially; traffic also plying on Jammu-Srinagar highway, SSG road: Officials

“Commuters are advised to follow lane discipline, overtaking will lead to congestion,” they added
11:17 AM Apr 23, 2024 IST | GK Web Desk
Mughal road reopens partially; traffic also plying on Jammu-Srinagar highway, SSG road: Officials --- File Photo
Advertisement

Jammu, Apr: Ten days after being closed by authorities “till further orders” following fresh snowfall,  Mughal Road, connecting Kashmir Valley’s Shopian district with twin districts of Rajouri and Poonch, has been thrown open for traffic partially, officials said on Tuesday.

They said that there the thoroughfare was opened after clearance of fresh snowfall at several places along the road including ‘Pir Ki Gali’.  DTI Mughal Road Kapil Manhas told GNS that the road has been opened  partially for "emergency purposes."

Advertisement

Meanwhile, traffic on Jammu-Srinagar highway, the only surface link connecting Kashmir Valley with the outside world, is plying from both sides, officials said. Also, one-way traffic is plying on SSG road from Srinagar towards Kargil, they said. “Commuters are advised to follow lane discipline, overtaking will lead to congestion,” they added.

Advertisement
Advertisement