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Weather likely to be pleasant this week: Met

 

Highway closed after fresh landslides at Panthal

Srinagar, Mar 12 (KNS): After a brief rain and chill, the weather in Kashmir is likely to remain pleasant and sunny in the coming week.
Director Meteorological department Snoam Lotus said that the weather will remain pleasant and sunny from tomorrow.


“From today till 14 March the weather will likely remain dry and on 15 evening there are chances of light rain. And from 16thto 18 March the weather will remain dry and sunny,” Lotus told KNS.
Meanwhile, the Jammu and Srinagar Highway continued to be closed for traffic as landslides and shooting stones occurred at few places.
The highway, which was closed for the last four days, was opened for traffic from Jammu to Srinagar but was closed in the afternoon due to shooting stones at Panthal in Ramban district.
IGP Traffic Jagjit Kumar told KNS that the highway was closed after shooting stones rolled down from hills at Panthal.
The announcement about tomorrow’s schedule will be made in the evening depending on the road clearance and weather. (KNS)