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Snow clearance work from major trunk roads of Kargil will start soon

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KARGIL NOV.4 : The snow clearance from the major trunk roads of Kargil were closed due to the recent snowfall will be started as and when the weather improves. It was decided in a meeting of Engineers from Mechanical Engineering Division Kargil called on the directions of Chairman/CEC LAHDC Kargil chaired by Executive Councillor Roads & Buildings Nasir Munshi.

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It was informed in the meeting that Kargil Zanskar highway is opened for vehicular traffic up to village Panikkar. The Executive Councillor R&B impressed upon Superintending Engineer and Executive Engineer Mechanical Engineering Division to immediately deploy their men and machinery for clearing the accumulated snow and ice from the road surface to ensure early traffic movement.

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The EC LAHDC Kargil , Nasir Munshi further directed to clear the major trunk road stretches in the peripheries of Kargil headquarter,  Kargil-Batalik,  Kargil-Zanskar, Sankoo-Barso, Khangral-Sanjak and Kargil-Choskore road alignments if required.

Further LAHDC Kargil has asked the authorities of Project Vijayak and Project Beacon to expediate the snow clearance work from Srinagar Leh Highway so that the stranded passengers and vehicles stucked at both sides of Zajila pass could reach to their respective destinations. The engineers were asked to provide the daily progress of snow clearance and report accordingly to LAHDC Kargil.

Meanwhile hundreds of passengers were stranded in Sonamarg and Kargil due to closure of road at Zojilla Pass after snowfall.

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