Kashmir highway closed on day three after fresh landslides

Reports said that hundreds of vehicles remained stranded at different places on the highway.

Muhammad Taskeen
Banihal, Publish Date: Feb 14 2018 11:12AM | Updated Date: Feb 14 2018 11:12AM
Kashmir highway closed on day three after fresh landslidesKashmir highway closed on day three after fresh landslides

Traffic on the 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu highway, connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the world remained suspended for the third consecutive day on Wednesday due to fresh landslides.

Reports said that hundreds of vehicles remained stranded at different places on the highway.

However, some passengers covered the landslide-hit area on foot to reach their destinations after boarding other vehicles.

An official said that fresh landslides have hit the Srinagar-Jammu highway near Kheri in Udhampur district.

He said that clearance work at Anokhifall is going on.