KL News Network
Keeping in view the condition of the road, especially between Udhampur-Ramsoo and Banihal to Levdora (Qazigund) coupled with narrow width of road at certain places, only one way movement of traffic is advisable on Srinagar- Jammu highway.
As such subject to fair weather and good condition of road on February 7, 2017, movement of traffic shall be allowed from Srinagar towards Jammu side in a regulated manner.
According to officials, the movement of all the vehicles (excluding Trailers/multi-axle vehicles) shall be allowed from Levdora from 0800 hours and all these vehicles shall cross Jawahar Tunnel by 1400 hours positively.
No movement of traffic including that of convoys of Army, BSF, CRPF. shall be allowed from Jammu towards Srinagar under any circumstances to ensure hassle free movement of traffic.
Commuters are requested/advised that vehicles are not parked in any landslide/avalanche/vulnerable zones of highway especially from Ramsoo – Jawahar Tunnel – Levdora under any circumstances. All the vulnerable/avalanche prone zones should be kept free from any kind of traffic to avoid any eventuality.
People are requested not to undertake journey on Srinagar-Jammu Highway in case of bad weather.
“They should contact TCU Srinagar (01942450022, 2485396), TCU Ramban (9419993745) and TCU Jammu (01912459048, 9419147732) and officers of Traffic wing to get the status of the road before starting their journey, “ said an official.