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Stranded traffic moves on Jammu-Srinagar highway

IANS  |  Jammu 

No fresh traffic will be allowed to move on the Jammu-highway on Friday unless all stranded traffic is cleared, an said.

Stranded vehicles only towards to has been allowed at this point, he added.

Frequent landslides and shooting stones have considerably narrowed down the highway at many places, especially in the Ramban-Ramsoo sector.

Traffic jams have been holding up travellers for hours. This has prompted the authorities to carry out the particular measures on the nearly 300-km long highway.

Closures of the strategic highway have resulted in shortages of essential commodities in the Valley during the winter season.

--IANS

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First Published: Fri, March 15 2019. 12:22 IST
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