he authorities have closed Srinagar-Jammu highway for normal traffic for at least 15 days after the sudden collapse of a bridge at Kela Morh due to landslide.
The thoroughfare was closed due to the sudden collapsing of the retaining wall of an important bridge at Kela Morh, Ramban with no optional immediate carriageway available.
A senior official said that the highway will remain closed due to sudden collapse of retaining wall of a bridge near Kela Morh, Ramban on 10.01.2021 at 6:20 pm.
” Repairing by concrete filling and settling of the concrete for making it motorable may take approximately 15 days,” he said. Adding that In the interim, to restore connectivity a Bailey bridge is being launched by BRO.
Reports said that hundreds of vehicle are stranded around the damaged spot