Brief closure of Jammu-Srinagar National Highway due to landslide today led to traffic chaos for almost entire day at various places between Nashri to Jawahar Tunnel.
As per reports, the authorities closed the highway and stopped the vehicles carrying Amarnath yatries at Ramban and Chanderkote after landslide at Digdool, Ramban, today morning.
The highway was closed for more than two hours. The closure of the highway led to traffic jams on both sides of the road.
Worst traffic jams were witnessed at Nachlane, Digdool, Battery Chasma and Seri Kelamorh.
Police and traffic cops were seen clearing vehicles which were moving at snail's pace for most part of the day.
Traffic jam has become routine affair on the highway due to which commuters of this district are worst affected, complained a government employee working in District Magistrate office at Ramban.