Srinagar jammu highway closed, other passes also cut off
On Monday morning traffic police authorities said that they have closed vehicular traffic on both sides of Srinagar Jammu highway due to heavy snowfall in Banihal sector. A senior traffic officials said that clearance operation can be started only if the snow stops. There have been rains and snow in entire J&K state and the heavy rains in Ramban and Udhumpur sectors of highway have resulted in some landslides. It is unlikely that highway will be opened on Monday. Many roads in valley have been currently cutoff in the rural areas due to heavy snowfall.