Mughal Road thrown open for one-way traffic

Mughal Road which connects Kashmir with Poonch has been thrown open for traffic a day after its closure after fresh snowfall yesterday.

Mughal Road remained closed on Friday till late Saturday afternoon following fresh snowfall around the Chattapani-Rattachamb axis. Snow clearance operations were shortly started to make the road motorable.

Deputy Commissioner Poonch, Yasin Muhammad Choudhary informed that Mughal Road was thrown open for one-way upward vehicular traffic (Poonch to Shopian) at around 1 PM on Saturday.

He requested drivers to use 4×4 SUVs or at least chains on tyres wherever possible.

“All passengers are advised to drive with extreme caution and check the latest updates before departing,” he said. [KNT]

Neyaz Elahi

Neyaz Elahi, who switched from Electronic to Print Media is a Kashmir based Accredited Journalist who has written extensively on Kashmir for local, national and international web portals. He is currently associated with Srinagar based News Agency Kashmir News Trust (KNT).

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