Jawahar tunnel

Jammu-Srinagar highway reopens after two days for LMVs

Jammu-Srinagar highway reopens after two days for LMVs

Officials have been directed to ensure that vehicles are not parked in any landslide or vulnerable zones under any circumstances.

Sep 13, 2017, 14:11 PM IST

Srinagar-Jammu national highway remains closed for third day

The 300-km Srinagar-Jammu national highway remained closed for traffic for the third consecutive day as snowfall and rains lashed wide parts of Kashmir on Friday, officials said.

Mar 10, 2017, 14:37 PM IST

Amarnath Yatra: J&K DGP reviews security arrangements

DGP K Rajendra Kumar reviewed security setup, including deployment of forces, for the Amarnath Yatra at a high level meeting held at the Police Headquarters (PHQ) here in the evening.

Jun 24, 2016, 23:17 PM IST

Srinagar-Jammu highway remains closed for second day

The Srinagar-Jammu National Highway, the only all-weather road link between Kashmir and rest of the country, remained closed for the second day on Tuesday due to landslides at several place along the route.

Mar 17, 2015, 12:36 PM IST

Snowfall across Kashmir Valley; Srinagar-Jammu highway closed

 Most parts of Kashmir Valley received snowfall, ending the dry spell, with the Srinagar- Jammu National Highway being closed for traffic due to bad weather.

Jan 22, 2015, 14:52 PM IST

Traffic suspended on Srinagar-Jammu national highway

Traffic was temporarily suspended on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway on Thursday due to leakage from a gas tanker which turned turtled near Jawahar tunnel

Jun 26, 2014, 13:49 PM IST

Srinagar-Jammu highway opened; intermittent snowfall continues

The 294-km Srinagar-Jammu national highway, the only all weather road connecting Kashmir with rest of the country, was opened for traffic after remaining closed for two days even as intermittent snowfall continued for the third day today.

Jan 10, 2014, 15:09 PM IST

Jammu-Srinagar highway closed for vehicular traffic due to snowfall

The 300-km-long Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, the only surface link between Kashmir and rest of the country, was closed for vehicular traffic for second consecutive day today, due to snowfall and slippery conditions.

Dec 23, 2013, 15:40 PM IST

Srinagar-Jammu highway closed due to snowfall

Fresh heavy snowfall on Saturday cut off Kashmir Valley from the rest of the country as thick pile of snow on either side of the Jawahar Tunnel led to the closure of Srinagar-Jammu national highway.

Dec 29, 2012, 17:33 PM IST

J&K: Truck catches fire inside Jawahar Tunnel

Three persons escaped narrowly when a truck caught fire inside Jawahar Tunnel on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway Saturday.

Oct 06, 2012, 14:48 PM IST

Srinagar-Jammu highway re-opened to traffic

About 300-km Srinagar-Jammu highway is the landlocked valley`s only operational winter link with the rest of the country.

Feb 16, 2012, 13:34 PM IST

Srinagar-Jammu NH closed

The Srinagar-Jammu National Highway was closed on Friday due to snowfall near the Jawahar Tunnel in Qazigund area.

Dec 09, 2011, 10:04 AM IST

Over 400 stranded inside Jawahar Tunnel evacuated

Over 400 people stranded inside the Jawahar Tunnel near Qazigund, the gateway town to the Kashmir Valley, due to heavy snowfall have been evacuated by
the civil administration assisted by the Army.

Dec 31, 2010, 11:51 AM IST

Body scanners to be installed at Jawahar Tunnel

Body scanners will soon be installed at Jawahar Tunnel, the main road link between Kashmir Valley and the rest of India, to prevent terrorists from carrying explosives via this route.

Feb 20, 2010, 15:37 PM IST

J&K Highway closed for traffic for second day

The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway continued to remain closed for traffic for the second consecutive day today due to snowfall and slippery conditions at some stretches along the highway.

Jan 30, 2010, 13:04 PM IST

Jawahar tunnel re-opens for traffic, security beefed up

The two-and-half kilometres long
Jawahar tunnel, connecting Kashmir with Jammu region on
Jammu-Srinagar national highway, will remain open round the
clock, J&K Traffic Department officials on Sunday said.

Aug 30, 2009, 19:12 PM IST