BRO re-opens repaired Leh-Manali Highway after flash floods | chandigarh | Hindustan Times
Today in New Delhi, India
Apr 24, 2017-Monday
-°C
New Delhi
  • Humidity
    -
  • Wind
    -

BRO re-opens repaired Leh-Manali Highway after flash floods

chandigarh Updated: Aug 07, 2012 13:09 IST
ANI

The Border Roads Organisation (BRO)reopened the strategic Leh-Manali Highway, which was damaged and closed due to the flash floods.


Interacting with media, the chief engineer, project Deepak, I. R. Mathur, said the road has been opened for one-way traffic and the two-way traffic. will be through within 3-4 days."

The clearance work began on Sunday, as hundreds of vehicles were stranded on the highway. Labourers and bulldozers were engaged in road-clearing operations.

Tourists said the scene was devastating as roads were flooded and it was dangerous to travel.