Traffic on Srinagar-Leh national highway suspended

Traffic on the 434-km Srinagar-Leh national highway has been suspended after incessant rain in the Kashmir Valley for the past one week led to landslides.

Srinagar: Traffic on the 434-km
Srinagar-Leh national highway has been suspended after
incessant rain in the Kashmir Valley for the past one week led
to landslides.

A spokesman of the traffic department Tuesday said the
road was closed yesterday after heavy landslides occurred at
Captain Mode, 100 km from here, and other places on the
highway.

He said no vehicle was allowed from either side of the
road today.

The spokesman said traffic on the 300-km
Srinagar-Jammu national highway was plying normally.

PTI