Jammu & Kashmir highway closed due to landslide in Ramban
The Jammu-Srinagar Highway has been closed for traffic because of a landslide in Ramban district on Thursday. More than 1900 vehicles were left stranded on the highway.
The 270-km long highway, the only all-weather road linking Kashmir with rest of the country, was blocked by a landslide at Digdol area in Ramban district.
More than 1600 heavy motor vehicles (HMVs) and 300 light motor vehicles (LMVs) are stranded at different points of the highway. The authorities have deployed men and machinery to clear the area.