Div. Com, Jammu, IG’s Visits Landslide Area


Divisional Commissioner (Div. Com), Jammu, Sanjeev Verma, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Jammu, M K Sinha, IGP Traffic, Alok Kumar today conducted the aerial survey of various snow affected areas of district Ramban and visited the site of the massive landslide on Srinagar-Jammu highway near Maroog in district Ramban to personally oversee the clearance operation so that the highway is reopened for traffic at the earliest.

He directed the NHAI authorities to depute adequate man and machinery for opening of National Highway from Nashri to Banihal especially at Maroge, Anokhifall, Battery Chasma, digdil and other venerable locations.

Div. Com alongwith IGs inspected the road clearance operation at Maroge and directed the concerned agencies to ensure smooth and safer passage of the traffic by clearing the landslides besides ensuring proper maintenance of NH-44 at all crucial places for providing hassle free road journey to the commuters as early as possible.