Traffic restrictions for Kargil,Gurez Tangdhar, Machil & Zanskar for Nov 17,18

Jammu/Srinagar,November 15 (Scoop News) – On the basis of forecast of rain/snowfall during the intervening night of November 17 and18, 2012 in higher reaches of the Valley issued by the Meteorological department and keeping in view the unpredictability of the weather, in higher reaches, Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon has ordered traffic restrictions on movement of vehicles on Kargil-Zanskar, Srinagar-Zojila-Kargil, Kupwara-Machil/Tangdhar and Bandipora-Gurez roads on 17th and 18thNovember 2012, as a precautionary measure.

Dr. Samoon directed Deputy Commissioners, Senior Superintendent of Police and Sub Divisional Magistrate along with Traffic Police to take appropriate measures to ensure strict implementation of the instructions, to safeguard life and property of the general public.

The general public have also been appealed to defer their travel plans to these areas.


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