Jammu Srinagar National Highway traffic update for 17 oct 2022

*TRAFFIC POLICE HEADQUARTERS, J&K, JAMMU/SRINAGAR*

1. Truckers upto ten Tyre are advised to use Mughal road for movement from Jammu to Srinagar and vice versa-versa.
2. *From 15-10-2022, 1700 hrs. to 16-10-2022, 1700 hrs. Jammu-Srinagar NH 44 remained blocked for 29 mins at Ramban bazar due to macadamization by CPPL. C-N Tunnel closed by Tunnel authority for 02 hrs. 48 mins making the total blockage of 03 hrs 17 mins. There was breakdown of 09 HMVs at various locations on NH-44. Also slow movement between Banihal and Chanderkote due to 15 Nomadic groups*
3. There shall be no traffic movement on all Fridays on Srinagar-Sonamarg-Gumri road from either side in view of Maintenance and Repair on Zoji La axis.
4. HMVs with only 06 and 10 tyres shall be allowed to ply through Dhar road.

*TRAFFIC PLAN & ADVISORY FOR 17-10-2022:-*
Subject to fair weather and road clearance, 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 this traffic.

*CUT OFF TIMINGS FOR LMVS/PASSENGER/PRIVATE CARS: -*
To be released from Nagrota (Jammu) from 0800 hrs. to 1100 hrs.
from Jakheni (Udhampur) 0900 hrs to 1200 hrs &
from NAVYUG Tunnel (Qazigund side) 0800 hrs to 1100 hrs.
TCU Jammu and TCU Srinagar will inform all concerned about the traffic advisory and cut off timings. No vehicle shall be allowed to move before and after cut off timings.

*HMVs/Load Carriers:-*
Subject to fair weather and better road conditions, HMVs shall be allowed from Jakhani (Udhampur) towards Srinagar after assessing the road and traffic situation on NH-44. TCU Udhampur shall liaise with TCU Ramban before releasing the HMVs.

*SFs Convoy Movement:-*
Security Forces are advised/requested not to ply against advisory/traffic plan in view of possible traffic congestion because of narrow carriage way between Nashree and Banihal on Jammu-Srinagar NHW. *Tomorrow they may ply from Jammu towards Srinagar* after confirming the status of NHW from TCU Ramban.

*SSG ROAD: -*
Subject to fair weather and good road condition, vehicular movement on Srinagar-Sonamarg-Gumari road shall be allowed from both sides viz Srinagar towards Kargil and vice-versa.

*In view of winter season LMVs/Passenger/Private Cars* shall be allowed from Minamarg towards Srinagar and from Sonamarg towards Kargil at 0600 hrs. to 1700 hrs.
No vehicle shall be allowed before and after cut off timings.

*HMVs/Load carriers:-*
from Minamarg towards Srinagar 0700 hrs. to 1130 hrs.
from Sonamarg towards Kargil 1300 hrs. to 1700 hrs.
No vehicle shall be allowed between 1700 hrs and 0600 hrs.

*MUGHAL ROAD:-*
Subject to fair weather and good road condition, *vehicular movement shall be allowed from both sides on Mughal road viz from Shopian towards Poonch and vice versa* . LMVs followed by HMVs will be released from Herpora (Shopian) towards Poonch at 0600 hrs. upto 1800 hrs. & LMVs will be released from Behramgalla (Buffliaz), Poonch towards Srinagar at 0600 hrs upto 1800 hrs. *However, HMVs will be released from Behramgalla towards Srinagar at 0600 hrs to 0900 hrs.*

*ADVISORY:-*
People are advised to undertake journey on NHW-44 only after confirming status of the road from Traffic control units as under:-
• Jammu (0191-2459048, 9419147732)
• Srinagar (0194-2450022, 2485396, 18001807091)
• Ramban (9419993745)
• Udhampur (8491928625)
• PCR Kishtwar (9906154100) for status of Sinthan Road

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