All flights delayed at Srinagar Airport due to snowfall, low visibility: Director Airport

Sgr-Jmu NHW closed for traffic, Baramulla-Banihal train service also suspended

Kashmir University, SKIMS scheduled for today postponed.

All flights of all airlines have been delayed at Srinagar International Airport on Wednesday morning due to heavy snowfall and accumulation of snow on the runway.

Director Srinagar Airport told Kashmir News Service (KNS), they it is continuously snowing at the airport following which all flights of all airlines are delayed due to low visibility.

“We are having continuous snowfall at our airport. Our Snow Clearing operations are also in continuous progress on runway and Apron.
However the visibility is only 400M,” he said.

He said that all the flights of all airlines are delayed. “We will continuously update the status of flights in this thread. Please standby for the next update at 0930,” he further said.

Meanwhile, Jammu-Srinagar NHW has been closed for vehicular movement due to landslides and shooting stones at many places on NHW and snow accumulation around the NVYUG Tunnel.

Train service between Banihal and Baramulla has also been suspended due to snowfall.

Notably, weather man had predicted snowfall and rains in Jammu and Kashmir on February 22 and 23 and had said that the inclement weather may affect road and air traffic in the UT.

All the Examinations of the SKIMS Medical University scheduled for today 23rd February, 2022 have been postponed due to inclement weather.

All the examinations of Cluster University Srinagar scheduled on 23rd February,2022 have been postponed due to inclement weather. Fresh dates for postponed papers shall be notified separately: Sd Controller of Examinations Cluster University Srinagar

Train service between Banihal and Baramulla has been suspended for today due to ongoing snowfall.

Kashmir University postpones all UG/PG/Professional exams scheduled today

SRINAGAR: The University of Kashmir has postponed all UG/PG/Professional examinations of the University scheduled to be held on February 23, 2022 (Wednesday) in view of the inclement weather conditions.

Controller of Examinations Dr Majid Zaman said fresh dates for the postponed papers will be notified separately.