Heavy Downpour Triggers Landslide, NH Blocked

The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was closed for the movement of vehicles following landslides triggered by heavy rain in the Kheri area of Udhampur district. This is the only surface link connecting Kashmir Valley with the rest of the country. Heavy rains started pouring in Udhampur at about 4:00 am on Wednesday, resulting in a landslide. Meanwhile man and machine tried hard to resume the national highway but heavy rainfall disturbed the cleaning work.

 

 

The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was closed for the movement of vehicles following landslides triggered by heavy rain in the Kheri area of Udhampur district. This is the only surface link connecting Kashmir Valley with the rest of the country. Heavy rains started pouring in Udhampur at about 4:00 am on Wednesday, resulting in a landslide. Meanwhile man and machine tried hard to resume the national highway but heavy rainfall disturbed the cleaning work.    

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