Karnah-Kupwara road reopens for traffic after fresh snowfall

Khushal khawaja

Karnah November 07 (KNS) : The Karnah-Kupwara road  reopened for vehicular traffic after remaining closed for hours due to  snowfall at Sadhna Top, official  said.

He siad that the only road leading towards Tangdhar sector reopened  for vehicular movement and the trucks carrying essential stock including vegetables were allowed to ply towards Karnah sector.

Drivers have been cautioned regarding overloading and also advised to use chains due to the slippery road conditions,” said an officially

As per the official record, 1 ft of snow was recorded at Sadhna top.
SDM karnah Gulzar Ahmad Rather confirmed to KNS that the traffic on Kupwara-Karnah highway was suspended as a precautionary measures.

However, the snowfall led to slippery conditions on the roads in Kupwara-karnah road causing a slowdown in traffic movement. (KNS)

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