Traffic Plan for 24.01.2017
Keeping in view the weather forecast (prediction of rain/snowfall) and condition of the road, especially between Udhampur -Ramsoo and Banihal to Levdora (Qazigund) coupled with narrow width of road at certain places, only one way movement of traffic is feasible/advisable on Srinagar- Jammu NHW.
As such subject to fair weather and good condition of road tomorrow on 24.01.2017 movement of traffic shall be allowed from Srinagar towards Jammu side in a regulated manner. Under this plan movement of LMVs/passenger vehicles shall be allowed from Levdora from 0900 hours and all these vehicles shall cross Jawahar Tunnel by 1400 hours positively. Similarly, movement of load carriers (except trailers/multi-axle vehicles) shall be allowed from Levdora from 1000 hours and all these vehicles shall cross Jawahar Tunnel by 1500 hours positively.
No movement of vehicles shall be allowed from Jawahar Tunnel towards Banihal beyond the prescribed cut off timings under any circumstances.
No traffic movement including that of convoys of Army, BSF, CRPF etc. shall be allowed from Jammu towards Srinagar side on 24.01.2017 under any circumstances.
Keeping in view the weather forecast (prediction of rain/ snowfall) commuters are requested/advised to ensure that vehicles are not parked in any landslide/avalanche/vulnerable zones of NHW especially from Ramsoo – Jawahar Tunnel – Levdora under any circumstances. All the vulnerable/avalanche prone zones should be kept free from any kind of traffic to avoid any eventuality.
People are requested not to undertake journey on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway in case of bad weather.
TCU Srinagar (01942450022, 2485386),
TCU Ramban (9419993745)
TCU Jammu (01912459048)
officers of Traffic wing to get the status of the road before starting their journey.