TRAFFIC POLICE HEADQUARTERS, J&K, JAMMU/SRINAGAR
1. From 20-10-2023, 1700 hrs. to 21-10-2023, 1700 hrs., there was slow movement observed on NH-44 due to breakdown of 06 HMVs, 05 nomadic herds and single lane traffic at Dalwas and Cafeteria-Mehad between Nashri and NAVYUG Tunnel.
*2. In view of poor surface condition and sinking of road, NHAI has been directed by the Government vide PW (R&B) Department’s order no. PWD-Plg/14/2021-05 dated 20-10-2023 to undertake repair and restoration work of NH-44 at Dalwas, as a result traffic will remain suspended between Nashri and NAVYUG Tunnel tomorrow on 22-10-2023 (Sunday).*
3. HMVs with only 06 and 10 tyres shall be allowed to ply through Dhar road.
*TRAFFIC PLAN & ADVISORY FOR 22-10-2023:-*
*JAMMU-SRINAGAR NATIONAL HIGHWAY (NH-44);-*
No vehicular movement shall be allowed on Jammu-Srinagar NHW (NH-44) from Nashri towards NAVYUG Tunnel and vice versa in view of urgent repair work at Dalwas Ramban. People are advised to avoid journey on Jammu Srinagar NHW tomorrow on 22-10-2023 and plan their journey accordingly. However, Mughal Road is open for vehicular movement
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. LMVs followed by HMVs shall be allowed from Minamarg towards Srinagar between 0730 hrs. to 1100 hrs. Similarly, LMVs followed by HMVs shall be allowed from Sonamarg towards Kargil between 1300 hrs to 1700 hrs. No vehicle shall be allowed after cut off timings.
*SFs Convoy, plying from Srinagar to Kargil, shall leave Srinagar at 0800 hrs. SFs Convoy plying from Drass to Srinagar shall plan their movement in such a manner so that Civil Traffic doesn’t get disturbed.*
Subject to fair weather and good road condition, vehicular movement on Mughal road shall be allowed from both sides viz. Poonch towards Shopian and vice versa. These vehicles shall be allowed from Behramgalla (Buffliaz) and Herpora (Shopian) between 0600 hrs. to 1800 hrs. No vehicle shall be allowed after cut of timings
People are advised to undertake journey on NH-44 only after confirming status of the road from Traffic control units as under:-
• Jammu (0191-2459048, 0191- 2740550, 9419147732, 103)
• Srinagar (0194-2450022, 2485396, 18001807091, 103)
• Ramban (9419993745)
• Udhampur (8491928625)
• PCR Kishtwar (9906154100) for status of Sinthan Road.