Ganderbal- Sonamarg road re-opened for traffic

Riyaz Bhat

Ganderbal: Road connectivity from Gagangir upto Sonamarg on Srinagar-Leh Highway was restored on Wednesday.
Sub Divisional Magistrate, Kangan Ghulam Mohammad Mir while confirming the report said that the road has been opened after prior permission from Border Roads Organisation (BRO) authorities who man the Highway.
He, however, said that the traffic, on the mentioned stretch of raod, will ply from Gagangir towards Sonamarg from early morning till 1:00 PM and back from Sonamarg to Gagangir till 5:00 PM on regular basis.
“No vehicle shall however be allowed to move on the road against the scheduled timings,” he added.
It’s pertinent to say that the traders of Sonamarg were demanding early road opening upto Sonamarg to facilitate opening and functionality of the market.