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Jammu-Srinagar Highway Shut As Avalanche Hits Jawahar Tunnel

Jan 22, 2019 01:38 PM IST India India
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The Jammu-Srinagar highway was closed on Tuesday following snowfall and landslides and reports of an avalanche hitting the highway in the Jawahar Tunnel area. A team was immediately rushed to take stock. Traffic department officials said landslides have hit the highway at some places in the Ramban district, including Digdol, Panthal, Magarkote and Khoni Nallah. The highway is the lifeline of landlocked Kashmir Valley as all essential supplies are sent to Kashmir through this road.

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