Srinagar: Massive traffic jams were witnessed in many parts of Srinagar Thursday as the roads were inundated as drains were overflowing.
The divisional administration has pressed into service pumps and fire tenders to dewater the city roads, official sources said.
Kashmir valley is witnessing heavy rains since three days which has caused flood like situation.
According to official sources upper reached of the valley have receive heavy snowfall.
The authorities have also closed down all schools in the valley till Sunday in view of the rain and snowfall at this time of the year.
The University of Kashmir and Islamic University have postponed all examinations for the day.
The Health Department has directed all district and block level officers to prepare for exigencies in case of flood.