Snowfall aftermath: Train service suspended in Kashmir


Authorities on Saturday ordered the suspension of rail service in Kashmir valley due to heavy snowfall.

A file photo of a train running on Snow covered track in Kashmir.
KL Image by Shah Hilal

An official said that due to the accumulation of snow on the track at several places has forced the closure of the service.

He said no train will chug on Budgam-Srinagar-Islamabad-Qazigund in south Kashmir to Banihal in Jammu region. Similarly, trains will also not run on Srinagar-Badgam and Baramulla in north Kashmir, he added.

The services will resume once the track is cleared of snow, they said.


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