NHW reopens for stranded vehicles, Air traffic affected
Filed Under: Media & Tech, World | Posted: 12/29/2012 at 1:47AM
Comments | Region: India
Gulmarg got fresh 10 to 12 inches of snow, Tangmarg 5 to 6 inches, Rafiabad 4 to 6 inches, Shoipan town 12 inches, Sedav and Hirpora 24 to 26 inches, Keller 12 to 14 inches, DH Pora 8 to 10 inches, Aharbal 24 to 26 inches, Yusmarg 22 to 24 inches, , Khansahib 12 to 14 inches, Khag 14 to 16 inches, Arizal 15 to 18 inches, Nilnag Gogjipatri 24 inches, Pakherpora 12 to 15 inches, Kullen Razen 8 inches, Gurez 5 to 6 inches.
The department of Mechancial Engineering swung into action and deployed their snow clearance machines for removal of snow from main roads, including Gulmarg-Tangmarg road, Narbal-Tangmarg road, Babareshi road, Rohama-Panzla road, Shopian town, Shopian-Kulgam road, Shopian-Zainpora-Pinjoora-Trenz-Turkwangam road, Pulwama-Keller road, Pulwama-Pakherpora road, Pumai-DH Pora road, Kulgam-Sehpora road, Nagam-Pakherpora road. Clearance on other roads was in progress, till the report was filed.
In view of poor visibility, no civil flight operated till 1.00 PM from