Kashmir highway shut for second consecutive day

Kashmir highway shut for second consecutive day

Jammu: Kashmir highway remained closed for vehicular traffic on second consecutive day Friday due to landslides in Digdol area of Ramban district.

A Traffic department official said the highway was still closed for traffic as the landslide debris was still being cleared. A massive landslide hit the highway on Thursday morning.

Officials said the clearing work could continue until the road was declared safe for the passage of vehicles and no vehicle would be permitted to move from either Banihal or Udhampur side.