National Highway Update for 20.02.2016

Update 0730 hours

Rainfall going on in Banihal Naugam & Jawahar Tunnel since night. No snowfall as of now. NHW through for two way traffic.

Traffic Update 20.02.2016, 0600 hours

Meanwhile, Subject to fair weather and good condition of road, traffic on Jammu -Srinagar National Highway will ply both ways with the following restrictions in view of slippery condition of road. However, these restrictions shall not apply to movement of ambulances:-

From Jammu (Nagrota), Srinagar bound passenger vehicles will be allowed to move only between 0600 hours to 1300 hours while heavy vehicles will be permitted only between 0600 hours to 1100 hours. The movement of oil tankers shall be allowed upto 1300 hours. No Srinagar bound passenger vehicle and oil tanker will be permitted to cross Udhampur (Jekhani Chowk) after 1430 hours while no heavy vehicle will be permitted after 1300 hours. However, the restrictions shall not apply to Udhampur, Reasi, Ramban, Doda and Kishtwar bound oil tankers.

From Qazigund, light motor vehicles shall be permitted to move towards Jammu only between 0800 hours to 1500 hours while heavy vehicles shall be permitted only between 0830 hours to 1300 hours. However, the movement of fruit laden heavy vehicles only shall be allowed upto 1500 hours.

Mughal road closed for all sort of traffic till further orders.

Srinagar – Kargil road closed for all sort of traffic.

Bandipore-Gurez road closed for all sort of traffic.

Synthan-Kishtwar road closed for traffic.

News sourced from- Jammu & Kashmir Traffic Police


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