Heavy Rains Batter Jammu; Trucks Stranded on Highway After Heavy Snowfall in Kashmir

The Jammu-Srinagar national highway remained closed for the third consecutive day on Tuesday following heavy snowfall and multiple landslides, even as over 250 stranded vehicles, mostly carrying passengers, were cleared after the arterial road was briefly opened for one-way traffic between Banihal and Qazigund, officials said.

Trucks stranded on Srinagar-Jammu highway as the arterial road remained closed for the third straight day due to heavy snowfall in Kashmir. Mir Imran/GK
Trucks stranded on Srinagar-Jammu highway as the arterial road remained closed for the third straight day due to heavy snowfall in Kashmir. Mir Imran/GK
Trucks stranded on Srinagar-Jammu highway as the arterial road remained closed for the third straight day due to heavy snowfall in Kashmir. Mir Imran/GK
Trucks stranded on Srinagar-Jammu highway as the arterial road remained closed for the third straight day due to heavy snowfall in Kashmir. Mir Imran/GK
Passenger cabs stranded in Jammu following the closure of Srinagar-Jammu highway due to heavy snowfall. Mir Imran/GK
Passenger cabs stranded in Jammu following the closure of Srinagar-Jammu highway due to heavy snowfall. Mir Imran/GK
Heavy rains lashed the Jammu region on Tuesday, even as the weatherman has predicted an improvement in weather from Wednesday. Mir Imran/GK
Heavy rains lashed the Jammu region on Tuesday, even as the weatherman has predicted an improvement in weather from Wednesday. Mir Imran/GK