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Amarnath Yatra 2022, Traffic Advisory issued



Sanjay-2022 is starting on 29th of June till 13th of August and the route for the Yatra shall be NH-44 only. As a result, some changes in the timing of vehicular movement have been decided and are informed to the general public and other concerned through this advisory as under: –


Movement of Light Motor Vehicles (i.e cars/taxies/passenger vehicles personal cars etc)


➢ Civilian and Non-Civilian Light Motor Vehicles (LMVs) movement from Jammu to
Srinagar via NH-44 shall be released from TCP Nagrota between 0730 to 1100 hours
daily.


➢ LMVs traffic from Srinagar to Jammu via NH-44 shall be released from Qazigund after 1130 AM daily.


➢ Till 2 PM, LMVs traffic going in both the directions shall be redirected through
indicated timing for NH-44 are advised to travel via Mughal Road.

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➢ Tourists and Yatries are advised to travel only via NH-44 following the timings given above.


Movement of Heavy Motor Vehicles (i.e Goods truck/Trailer/Oil tankers etc)


➢ HMVs movement through NH-44 will be on alternate days as is the current practice.


➢ The Down (Srinagar to Jammu) movement of HMVs will be allowed from Qazigund towards Jammu from 2.30 to 8.30 PM only, on alternate days.


➢ Up (Jammu to Srinagar) movement of HMVs will be released from Jekhani Naka
between 1600 to 2000 hours on alternate days.

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➢ Vehicles carrying fresh and perishable items will be allowed to move with the HMVs only. However, priority will be given to the vehicles carrying fresh and perishable items.


➢ To avoid congestion, HMVs (below 10 wheels), (including those carrying fresh &
perishable items) are advised to use the Mughal Road.

Movement of tourists and yatries in Kashmir valley
➢ Tourists and yatries are advised to travel in the Kashmir valley only during the day light
hours i.e between 0700 hours to 1800 hours
Movement via Mughal Road
➢ Mughal road shall remain open on all the days for LMVs from 9 A.M to 12 noon from
Heerpur (Shopian) and Behramgala Poonch.

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➢ However, HMVs (Below10 wheels) shall be allowed on alternate days on Mughal road
from 9:30 A.M from Heerpur (Shopian) for down-convoy and from 9:30 A.M from
Behramgala for up convoy.

The above timings are indicated and may be changed depending upon the weather
condition, road condition and other administrative requirements. Citizen are advised
to check the daily traffic advisory and plan their travel accordingly.

Taxi operators, tour operators and Hoteliers are advised to inform their clients about
the above travel restrictions well in advance so as to avoid last minute difficulties.

The daily traffic advisory may be accessed on Twitter (@Traffic_hqrs) and web
(www.jktrafficpolice.nic.in).

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