Srinagar-Leh highway to remain closed today for necessary repairs
Srinagar : The Srinagar-Sonamarg-Gumri road stretch of Srinagar-Leh highway will remain closed for traffic movement today for necessary repairs, reads an order issued by administration.
“In view of the recent cloudburst at Zojila and damage to the road thereof, this department is undertaking the maintenance works to reconnect the road which will mainly include blasting works. Hence SSG road will be kept closed for all kinds of traffic movement on July 27, 2019,” reads the order.
“However, road availability for 28 Jul 2019 will be intimated on evening of 27 Jul 2019,” the officials said.