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Snowfall in Srinagar, NH1 near Jawahar tunnel closed to traffic

Jammu/Sringar: Heavy snowfall disrupted life in Srinagar and most parts of Kashmir valley since Tuesday evening. People  in Srinagar are confined to indoors.Snowfall at the Jawahar tunnel linking Jammu to Srinagar has caused disruption of
India TV News Desk January 22, 2014 9:05 IST
India TV News Desk
Jammu/Sringar: Heavy snowfall disrupted life in Srinagar and most parts of Kashmir valley since Tuesday evening. People  in Srinagar are confined to indoors.

Snowfall at the Jawahar tunnel linking Jammu to Srinagar has caused disruption of traffic. An 18 inch think layer of snow has covered areas around Jawahar tunnel, and it has been closed to traffic.

Patnitop witnessed one foot thick snowfall. Snowfall accompanied by intermittent rains continued on Wednesday morning, as hundreds of vehicles lined up of National Highway 1.