Highway connecting UT Ladakh with Kashmir still suspended, Kargil-Zanaskar road closed

The national highway, the only road connecting Union Territory (UT) of Ladakh with Kashmir valley remained closed for the seventh day in Tuesday due to accumulation of several feet of snow and slippery road conditions.

Meanwhile, Kargil-Zanaskar road also remained closed following accumulation of snow which has frozen due to below freezing temperature. Large number of passengers from Zanaskar and other areas remained stranded at Kargil due to closure of the roads.
The national highway, connecting Union Territory (UT) of Ladakh with Kashmir remained suspended Monday because of accumulation of several feet of snow which has frozen due to below freezing temperature.