Srinagar: The Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) Kangan has issued an advisory to the general public in view of snowfall and slippery road conditions in several areas of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district.
“All vehicles plying on Kangan-Sonamarg and Kangan to Wangth Narnanagh, Kachnambal and Chahtergul areas should use anti-skid chains tied on tyres, besides 4×4 vehicles only to be preferred for travel,” read the advisory issued by SDM Kangan, Mehraj ud din Shah.
He advised people to not venture out in the higher and avalanche-prone areas of the region.
The administration has asked people to contact following numbers in case of any emergency:
SDM Kangan-9419748862; Tehsildar Kangan-9419484494; Tehsildar Gund-9469636449; SDPO Kangan-9419105858; AEE PDD-9596408454, 9622525179; AEE PHE-9622864254; AEE R&B- 9906536000; MED-7006469171; BRO-9540076330.