Traffic suspended on Ladakh highway due to repair work

Srinagar, Jun 25: Traffic was suspended on Tuesday on 434-km-long Srinagar-Leh highway, the only road connecting Ladakh region with Kashmir valley due to some repair work, a traffic police official said.
However, the highway, linking Kashmir valley with Jammu was through for two-way traffic for Light Motor Vehicles (LMVs) while Heavy Motor Vehicles (HMVs) will continue to ply one-way only during night. The 86-km-long historic Mughal road, being seen as alternative to Srinagar-Jammu highway, was also through for traffic.
We have suspended traffic on the Ladakh highway since Tuesday morning after a message was received from Beacon authorities that some immediate repair was being done Tuesday, traffic police official told a news agency.