Srinagar: Visitors motion was suspended on Jammu-Srinagar Nationwide Freeway, on Friday morning (January 13) as a result of inclement climate and taking pictures stones within the Ramban district. In response to experiences from officers, there may be heavy snowfall within the Qazigund and Banihal areas, whereas it’s raining within the Ramban district. The climate division in Srinagar said that snow started to fall in lots of areas of Kashmir, together with Srinagar, Banihal, and Badarwah, whereas it’s raining in lots of locations of Jammu, together with town of Jammu.
Visitors motion suspended on Jammu-Srinagar Nationwide Freeway as a result of inclement climate and taking pictures stones in Ramban Sector. Automobiles stranded at varied factors of Freeway in Udhampur: J&K Visitors Police pic.twitter.com/rIIOsWJM23
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The officers additionally predict that this climate will proceed for the subsequent two hours and can progressively come to a cease within the plains, however is anticipated to proceed on the upper elevations for the subsequent 5 to 6 hours. They’ve additionally said that there won’t be any heavy snowfall within the plain areas, together with Srinagar.
On Thursday, two snow avalanches occurred in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, officers mentioned there was no injury reported from anyplace. A catastrophe administration official mentioned that two avalanches – a minor at Hangh and one other comparatively main at Sarbal occurred within the district.