Fuel rushed to Kashmir as Jammu-Srinagar highway reopens

The Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) on Tuesday started despatching petroleum products to flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir following the reopening of the Jammu-Srinagar national highway, officials said.

J&K CM Omar Abdullah announces 6 months free ration for people in most affected areas
J&K CM Omar Abdullah announces 6 months free ration for people in most affected areas

Conducting an aerial survey of flood affected areas, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday reportedly announced that free ration will be provided for six months to the people in the most affected areas.

Jammu-Srinagar highway opens for one-way traffic

The Jammu-Srinagar national highway was on Friday opened for one-way traffic, leading to passage of over 300 Kashmir-bound people stranded in Jammu following closure of the road due to heavy snowfall.

One-way traffic on Jammu-Srinagar highway from Tuesday

Due to slippery conditions, traffic on the Jammu-Srinagar highway will be allowed to move in one direction only every alternate day till further orders starting Tuesday, authorities said.

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.

One killed, 5 injured in truck-car collision

One person was killed and five other members of a family injured today when their car collided with a truck on Jammu-Srinagar highway in Udhampur district.

Jammu-Srinagar highway partially restored

The 300-km Jammu-Srinagar highway, which connects the Kashmir Valley with the rest of India, was partially opened on Sunday for one-way traffic after remaining shut for three days.

Ten pilgrims killed in Jammu accident

At least 10 pilgrims were killed when the bus they were travelling rolled down on a gorge near Digdole on Jammu-Srinagar highway.

CRPF troopers defuse bomb on Jammu-Srinagar NH

Alert troopers of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Thursday averted a major tragedy on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway by timely detecting and defusing an improvised explosive device IED).

Tourists stranded as farmers block J&K NH over water woes

Thousands of passengers, including tourists, are stranded on the Jammu-Srinagar highway as farmers blocked the road at Awantipora demanding proper water supply for irrigation purposes.

Stranded passengers protest, want to be airlifted

Over 800 Kashmir-bound passengers,
stranded for the past 2 days at a bus stand, on Tuesday, staged a protest demanding that they should be airlifted.

Jammu-Srinagar Highway shut for fifth day

The Jammu-Srinagar Highway remained closed for the fifth consecutive day Thursday, with experts predicting more rain and snow across Kashmir.

Snow closes Jammu-Srinagar highway third day running

The Jammu-Srinagar highway remained closed on Monday for the third consecutive day due to snow and slippery road conditions.

Centre approves Rs 9k cr for Jammu-Srinagar highway: Min

The Centre has approved Rs 9,000 crore
for four lane Jammu-Srinagar national highway, which would
help in smooth traffic movement, besides easing frequent jams
on the highway.