Srinagar Leh Highway Shuts for Fifth Consecutive day due to Heavy Snowfall (Watch Video)

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Traffic movement continues to remain suspended on the Sonamrag-Drass strech of 434 kms strategic Srinagar leh highway on fifth consecutive day onTueday.

Officials said that a number of snow slides  on Sonamarag-Drass Drass stretch are hampering the early restoration of the traffic movement on the highway .

official,s said that from Sonamarag side BRO has crossed Indiagate area and from Drass side VIJAYAK after crossing Khooni-nallah has reached tough Kanipathri area and it is expected that  snow clearance  process  from Drass side up to Zero point will end till today evening.

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#JKNewsCast }} Sgr leh highway continues to remain shut for Fifth Consecutive day due to Heavy Snowfall Traffic movement continues to remain suspended on the Sonamrag-Drass strech of 434 kms strategic Srinagar leh highway on fifth consecutive day onTueday. Officials said that a number of snow slides on Sonamarag-Drass Drass stretch are hampering the early restoration of the traffic movement on the highway .official,s said that from Sonamarag side BRO has crossed Indiagate area and from Drass side VIJAYAK after crossing Khooni-nallah has reached tough Kanipathri area and it is expected that snow clearance process from Drass side up to Zero point will end till today evening.Officials said said that snow and slides clearance process is on from both ends of the highway at Sonamarag s and Drass side,s by BRO and VIJAYAK respectively and efforts are on to restore the highway as early as possible. A traffic police officer at sonamrag said that the Zojila stretch will remain closed for traffic movement on Tuesday and the decision about re-opening of the highway will be taken after after completion of snow and slides clearance process on the Sonamrag-Drass stretch of the highway .

Posted by JK NewsCast on Monday, April 23, 2018

Officials said said that snow and slides clearance process is on  from  both ends of the highway at Sonamarag s and Drass side,s by  BRO and VIJAYAK respectively and efforts are on to restore the highway as early as possible.

A traffic police officer at sonamrag said that the Zojila stretch will remain closed for traffic movement on Tuesday and the decision about re-opening of the highway will be taken after after completion of snow and slides clearance process on the Sonamrag-Drass stretch of the highway .