Srinagar-Jammu highway closed due to landslides

Srinagar: The Srinagar-Jammu highway was Friday closed from both sides for the vehicular movement after landslides hit the highway last night.

Hundreds of vehicles are stranded on the highway and passengers had to spent whole night in cold and very tough conditions in absence of any official arrangements, said reports

Sources said that landslides have closed the road especially in the Ramban and Ramsoo area.

Traffic police had diverted traffic through Matra link road, however due other massive landslides at Digdol , the route was also closed.

There are more around 2000 vehicles stranded on the highway, sources said.

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