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.
An official told a local news agency, Kashmir News Observer (KNO), that landslides hit near Zojila Pass today morning, forcing the closure of the highway for traffic movements
He said that men and machinery have been pressed into service to clear the road of landslides.
He added that for now traffic on the highway has been suspended, while several vehicles are also stranded on the road. (KNO)