Jammu Srinagar National Highway Traffic Update For 05 Jan
2-way traffic on Sgr-Jmu highway tomorrow
Qazigund, Feb 04 (KNO): Traffic department authorities on Friday said that on Saturday subject to fair weather and better road conditions Light Motor Vehicles (passenger) and private cars shall be allowed from both sides on the highway.
The traffic department in an advisory as per the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) said, “Tomorrow on 05-02-2022, subject to fair weather and better road conditions LMVs(Passenger)/private Cars shall be allowed from both sides on Jammu-Srinagar NHW viz Jammu towards Srinagar and vice-versa.
“TCU Jammu/Srinagar shall liaise with TCU Ramban before releasing the traffic.” it said.
Advisory said that cut off for LMVs/private cars from Nagrota (Jammu) will be at 0700 hours to 1200 hours, from Jakheni (Udhampur) at 0800 hours to 1300 hours and from Navyug Tunnel (Qazigund side) 0800 hours to 1300 hours “(subject to change depending on the road position then)” It also said no vehicle shall be allowed before and after cut off timings.
Regarding HMVs/Load carriers, it said, “subject to fair weather and better road conditions, they shall be allowed from Jakheni (Udhampur) towards Srinagar after assessing the traffic situation on NHW.” He said TCU Udhampur shall liaise with TCU Ramban before releasing the HMV’s.
“Security Forces are advised/requested not to ply against advisory/traffic plan in view of traffic congestion on Jammu-Srinagar NHW. They may ply from Jammu towards Srinagar after confirming the status of NHW,” reads the advisory.
“Mughal Road, Srinagar-Sonamarg-Gumri Road and Kishtwar-Sinthan Road closed for vehicular movement by the Administration in view of snow accumulation.”—(KNO)