Srinagar, Jan 11: The Srinagar Jammu National Highway has been closed for vehicular traffic due to fresh snowfall in the region on early Friday.
Official reports said that Jammu-Srinagar NHW has been closed due to accumulation at Jawahar Tunnel.
Officials however added that commuters are advised to undertake journey on NHW only after confirming status of the road from below mentioned phone numbers.
TRAFFIC CONTROL UNITs
Jammu (0191-2459048, 9419147732) Ramban (9419993745)
Srinagar (0194-2450022, 2485396, 18001807091)
POLICE CONTROL Room
Jammu (0191-2544581, 2542000, 2542001, 2560401,
1090) Srinagar (0194-2506504)[email protected]
Pertinently Kashmir is currently under the grip of Chillai-Kalan, a 40-day long period of harsh winter.Chillai-Kalan commences each year on December 21 and concludes on January 30.