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Nearly 500 people stuck on Jammu-Srinagar highway due to snowfall

Jammu, Dec 15: Nearly 500 people and around 400 vehicles are stuck on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway due to heavy snowfall. The highway remained closed to traffic for the third consecutive day due to bad weather.

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Updated on: December 15, 2012 11:05 IST
nearly 500 people stuck on jammu srinagar highway due to
nearly 500 people stuck on jammu srinagar highway due to snowfall

Jammu, Dec 15: Nearly 500 people and around 400 vehicles are stuck on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway due to heavy snowfall.

 


The highway remained closed to traffic for the third consecutive day due to bad weather.
 
Nearly 2.5-feet high snow has accumulated near Jawahar Tunnel which joins Kashmir valley with Jammu region.  
 
1.5-foot high snow accumulated in and around Patni Top, the tourist destination this side of the Pir Panjal range.

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