SRINAGAR: Traffic Department on Wednesday said that on March 31, 2021, subject to fair weather and better road condition LMVs (Passenger) shall be allowed from both sides on Jammu-Srinagar NHW viz Jammu towards Srinagar and vice-versa.
According to the advisory, TCU Srinagar and Jammu shall liaise with TCU Ramban before releasing the traffic.
“LMVs will have to cross Nagrota (Jammu) from 0500 hrs to 1100 hrs, from Jakheni (Udhampur) 0600 hrs to 1200 hrs and Zig Qazigund from 10:00 am to 13:00 am and no vehicle shall be allowed after cut off timing,” it said.
It said that heavy motor vehicles shall be allowed from Zig (Qazigund) towards Jammu after assessing the traffic situation on the highway. TCU Srinagar shall liaise with TCU Ramban before releasing the HMVs.
The historic Mughal Road and SSG Road is closed due to snow accumulation, reads the advisory.
It said that the Srinagar-Leh highway is closed by the J&K Government vide Divisional Commissioner Kashmir’s order No. 400/2020 dated 30-12-2020 till further orders.
People have been advised not to travel on the highway without confirming the status of the road from phone numbers Jammu (0191-2459048, 9419147732), Srinagar (0194-2450022, 2485396,18001807091), Ramban (9419993745) and Udhampur (8491928625).