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Jammu-Srinagar National Highway

5W1H: Highway closure order comes into effect; PDP to move court

As the ban on civilian traffic for two days a week on began today (Sunday), People’s Democratic Party’s (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti said she will challenge the order in court.

Apr 07, 2019, 17:08 PM IST

NC, PDP oppose decision to halt civilian traffic on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway for two days in a week

NC, PDP oppose decision to halt civilian traffic on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway for two days in a week

Apr 04, 2019, 08:16 AM IST

Jammu-Srinagar National Highway remains closed for second day

Around three inches of fresh snowfall was experienced overnight around Jawahar Tunnel - the gateway to Kashmir, while rest of the highway was lashed by heavy rains.

Feb 26, 2019, 16:18 PM IST

One-way traffic restored on Jammu-Srinagar Highwway

The highway was opened for light motor vehicles from Jammu to Srinagar on Sunday.

Jan 28, 2019, 16:07 PM IST

Heavy snowfall in Kashmir Valley; Jammu-Srinagar National Highway closed, power supply cut

The region is expected to receive more snowfall during the next 24 hours till Sunday.

Jan 05, 2019, 11:03 AM IST

One ITBP personnel dead, several injured as bus falls into gorge in J&K

One ITBP jawan was killed and several were injured when a bus carrying them skidded off the road this morning and fell into a gorge along the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway. Watch full video to know more.

Dec 24, 2018, 11:32 AM IST

J&K: 300 stranded on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway due to snowfall rescued

Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was closed for traffic after heavy snowfall and multiple landslides.

Nov 04, 2018, 07:32 AM IST

J&K: Rs 5 lakh compensation announced for family of deceased in Banihal road accident

At least 20 people were killed and 19 others were injured earlier on Saturday after a minibus fell into a deep gorge on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway near Banihal.

Oct 06, 2018, 18:30 PM IST

Traffic suspended after landslides on Jammu-Srinagar highway

The highway was closed due to landslides in Udhampur and shooting stones at places in Ramban district.

Aug 14, 2018, 08:45 AM IST

13 Amarnath pilgrims injured after their mini bus rams into parked truck, driver flees

The pilgrims were part of a convoy carrying a fresh batch of 3,419 pilgrims including 680 women and 201 'sadhus' from the Bhagwati Nagar base camp to Kashmir to undertake the annual pilgrimage.

Jul 12, 2018, 10:05 AM IST

One dead, another missing after landslide in JK's Ramban

A landslide hit a road construction site in the Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir killing one person while another went missing, a police officer said.

Dec 03, 2017, 22:54 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir: Mughal road reopens for traffic after three days

The Mughal road, the alternate link between Kashmir and rest of the country, was reopened for vehicular traffic Tuesday after three days closure due to snowfall as weather conditions improved in Jammu region, officials said.

Nov 21, 2017, 15:16 PM IST

CRPF jawan, among three dead, in highway accident

The vehicle, on its way to Jammu from Srinagar, belonged to Justice M K Hanjura of Jammu and Kashmir High Court, a police spokesman said.

Sep 29, 2017, 19:40 PM IST

Jammu-Srinagar highway closed for traffic for 2nd day

A traffic official said the officers have been directed to ensure that no vehicle is allowed on the highway, and those stranded are not parked in any landslide or vulnerable zones under any circumstances.

Sep 12, 2017, 18:58 PM IST

16 dead, 35 injured as bus carrying Amarnath pilgrims falls into gorge

In yet another tragic incident, 16 Amarnath pilgrims killed and 35 others were left injured as vehicle carrying them falls into gorge on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in Ramban district. 

Jul 16, 2017, 14:53 PM IST

J&K highway reopens for traffic after clearance of landslides

In view of the blockade, over 300 vehicles, which were stranded at various places enroute the highway, have been allowed to move to Kashmir. 

Jul 01, 2017, 15:07 PM IST

4,477 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath Yatra

A fresh batch of 4,477 pilgrims on Saturday left winter capital Jammu to perform the Amarnath Yatra after the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was restored for traffic.

Jul 01, 2017, 08:18 AM IST

Amarnath yatra resumes from Pahalgam and Baltal routes

The annual pilgrimage to the 3880-metre-high cave shrine of Amarnath resumed on Friday from Pahalgam and Baltal routes after weather improved.

Jun 30, 2017, 11:09 AM IST

Jammu-Srinagar national highway closed for traffic due to landslides

Heavy rains triggered landslides on the highway at Nashri, Bali Nallah and Panthiyal areas in the day as a result of which few hundred were stranded.

Jun 30, 2017, 08:46 AM IST

Petrol-tanker falls into gorge in Jammu-Srinagar NH, two injured

The incident took place near Shabanbass area when they were on their way to Srinagar from Jammu, a police officer said.

Jun 09, 2017, 18:24 PM IST