raffic was on Wednesday resumed on the national highway, the only all weather road connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, after remaining suspended on Tuesday due to landslides triggered by rain.
Meanwhile, the traffic authorities on Wednesday informed that subject to fair weather and better road conditions Light Motor Vehicles (LMVs) shall be allowed from Jammu towards Kashmir on Srinagar-Jammu highway today.
Traffic police in a communique asked Traffic Control Units of Jammu and Ramban to liaise with each other before releasing the traffic from Nagrota (Jammu) in the time slot of 0800 to 1300 hours and from Jakheni (Udhampur) from 0900 to 1400 hours.
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Earlier, On Tuesday, due to landslides, triggered by rain at Magarkote near Ramsu, traffic on the highway was suspended. However, he said, the National Authority of India (NHAI) pressed into service sophisticated machines and put through the traffic.
The Mughal road, seen as alternative to Srinagar-Jammu national highway, also remained closed since December last year due to accumulation of snow. However, massive snow clearance operation is going on to put through the road which connects Shopian in south Kashmir with Rajouri and Poonch in Jammu region.