Srinagar Leh Road Status 2015 is opened on the second week of April and the snow clearance operations have been done. Srinagar Leh Road Status 2015 is opened and the vehicles are thrown open in April for transportation. The Srinagar Leh Highway was closed in December last year due to heavy snowfall.
The block is on the Srinagar Leh road is the Zoji La pass that is suppressed less than 20-30 feet of snow for 5 months each year. The efforts of the Border Road Organization Project are required to complete the operation. A statement is issued by the Project Inspiration Chief Engineer, Mr. Brig A. K. Das that “The snow clearance work has been started and will be accomplished by mid-April that depends on good weather”. The hardest work for snow clearance remains on the 30-km road stretch up to zero point of Zoji La from Sonamarg. The 434 kilometers is a wide planned highway that connects with rest of the state.Commander 32 BRTF, Col Murlidharan said that the roads runs on mountains and the roads are very deep on one side so special care should be taken of labors and machines to avoid damage of life and property during the work. Tourist can reach Ladakh By Road through various modes of transportation like car, jeeps or buses
The Border Road Organization has announced that Srinagar Leh Road Status 2015 is opened.
If the weather is bad the opening of the highway will be delayed. Zoji La pass can be closed numerous times because of heavy snowfall and avalanches. The traffics are firmly regulated with vehicles from each side and only one vehicle is allowed to cross Zoji La for few hours each day. Zojila Pass is high altitude of 11,578 that lies on the lower depressions of the Himalayan ranges and it appeals the heaviest snowfall during the winter season that results in closure of the road. Officials added that Project Beacon of the Border Roads Organization is liable for clearing the snow and Mr. Vijayak of the Border Roads Organization have started clearing the roads from Drass side. Srinagar to Leh Road is a support of Kargil district in Ladakh that remains isolated for most of the times due to accretion of snow on Zojila pass. Zojila pass connects the zone with Kashmir Valley. A tunnel at Zojila to make the highway an all-season road so as to get connected to Kashmir throughout the year is approved by the central government. The roads are cleared and vehicles of Army are supported for the test drive to check the safety of the highway.