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One-way traffic resumes on Srinagar-Jammu highway

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Srinagar :  One-way traffic continued to ply on Srinagar-Jammu highway with hundreds of vehicles, including those carrying essentials and passengers, leaving Jammu for Kashmir on Thursday morning.

The historic Mughal road and Leh-Srinagar highway, connecting Ladakh with Kashmir, continue to remained closed.

An official said that both Light Motor Vehicles (LMVs) and Heavy Motor Vehicles (HMVs) will ply from Jammu to Srinagar on Thursday.

However, he said, traffic advisory has been issued for the vehicles plying on the highway due to bad road conditions.

The official said that LMVs will have to pass Nagrota between 0900 hrs to 1300 hrs and Jakheni in Udhampur upto 1500 hrs, while HMVs and load carriers will be allowed to pass Jakheni between 1500 hrs to 2400 hrs.

After cut off time, no vehicle will be allowed to pass Nagrota and Jakheni, he said.

‘The commuters are advised not to travel during night hours. No movement of any type of vehicle shall be allowed from opposite direction,” the official said.

He said people are advised to undertake journey on the highway only after confirming status of the road.

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