Jammu & Kashmir

Bandipora-Gurez road closed after fresh snowfall

Fresh snowfall leads to the road closure. [FPK File Photo]

Bandipora: District administration Bandipora on Monday ordered for closure of the road leading towards Gurez after fresh snowfall at Razdan pass.

“In view of recent snowfall and as recommended by Officer Commanding 56 RCC (GREF) C/O 56 APO vide letter number: 2048/SSC/BG/17/E2, dated 29.01.2024, Bandipora-Gurez road, shall remain closed for all types of vehicular movement, with immediate effect, till further orders”, reads an order by district administration.

The road would typically remain closed from December onwards during winter months due to heavy snowfall, however, due to prolonged dry spell the road was through till now.

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