One way traffic from Srinagar towards Jammu to be allowed today
Traffic Deptt advises commuters to confirm status of NHW before commencing their travel
Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Traffic Police on Wednesday said that there will be one way traffic on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway tomorrow subject to fair weather and better road condition.
An advisory issued by the department said that only light motor vehicles including passenger and private cars will be allowed from Srinagar towards Jammu on the highway tomorrow.
“The commuters are advised not to travel on the National Highway without confirming the status of the road from the concerned authority in view of the inclement weather prediction by MeT department,” said the advisory.
It further said that heavy motor vehicles and load carriers will be allowed from NAVYUG Tunnel (Qazigund side) towards Jammu subject to fair weather and better road condition after the tail of down LMVs crosses NAVYUG Tunnel.
The advisory asked security forces not to ply against advisory or traffic plan in view of traffic congestion on Jammu-Srinagar NHW. “They may ply from Srinagar towards Jammu after confirming the status of NHW,” said the advisory.
It said that Mughal Road, Srinagar-Sonamarg-Gumri Road and Kishtwar-Sinthan Road continue to remain closed for vehicular movement in view of snow accumulation on these roads.