Roads connecting the summer season capital of the newly-formed union territory with some distance flung areas take care of Gurez, Macchil, Keran and Tangdhar had been additionally shut due to the negative climate prerequisites. PTIUpdated:November 8, 2019, 4: 19 PM IST
Autos dwell stranded as Jammu-Srinagar nationwide toll road stays closed for the 2nd consecutive day following heavy snow fall and landslides which blocked vehicular motion at several areas, at Nagrota, Friday, Nov. 8, 2019. (Listing: PTI)
Srinagar: After heavy snow fall, Kashmir remained decrease off from the rest of the country for the 2nd day on Friday because the Jammu-Srinagar nationwide toll road used to be blocked whereas flights to Srinagar airport had been suspended due to the sad visibility.
Roads connecting the summer season capital of the newly-formed union territory with some distance flung areas take care of Gurez, Macchil, Keran and Tangdhar had been additionally shut due to the negative climate prerequisites.
“The Jammu-Srinagar toll road remains closed for visitors due to the heavy snow fall on either aspect of the Jawahar Tunnel. Efforts are on to revive the visitors on the earliest imaginable,” an authority of the visitors department suggested PTI.
An authority of the Airport Authority of India mentioned all incoming and outgoing flights at Srinagar airport had been cancelled.
“The runway is clear however the visibility is sad which has resulted in no flights being able to characteristic at Srinagar airport. Reckoning on the climate anguish, flights can have the option to characteristic later in the day,” the expert mentioned.
Heavy snow fall across Kashmir on Thursday severely affected necessary services take care of electrical energy and water present.
The unseasonal snow fall has resulted in uprooting of bushes and electrical poles in loads of areas.
There used to be scant visitors motion on Friday as folks may perhaps perchance presumably no longer reach out of their properties due to the blocked lanes.
The snow fall additionally accentuated the attain of the shutdown over abrogation of Article 370. Many of the stores remained closed in the metropolis and in other areas in the valley whereas attendance in govt areas of work used to be skinny due to the the inclement climate.
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