The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, the only road link between Kashmir and the rest of the country, was closed to traffic on Sunday due to landslips triggered by heavy rain in Ramban district. “Landslips occurred on the highway near Ramban and Kela Morh areas around 5 p.m.,” a police officer said. Over 300 vehicles were left stranded.

Meanwhile, Rohtang Pass was opened for tourists after six months. The tribal areas received several spells of moderate and heavy snowfalls during the winter. Hundreds of vehicles headed towards the Pass. - PTI