Srinagar-Leh highway closed after landslides near Zojila Pass

The Srinagar-Leh highway was closed for traffic on Monday early morning after multiple landslides, triggered by heavy rains, hit near Zojila Pass, officials said.

The landslides hit near Zojila Pass today morning, forcing closure of the highway for traffic movement.

Authorities have pressed men and machinery into service to clear the road of landslides.