Mandi-Pathankot highway restored after being blocked for several hours

MANDI: The Mandi-Pathankot highway has been restored after being blocked for several hours on Wednesday. The road was blocked near Maigal in Mandi district due to a landslide.

Mandi-Pathankot highway restored after being blocked for several hours

A long queue of vehicles has been lined up on the road since 6 am on Wednesday. Photo: Jai Kumar

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Tribune News Service
Mandi, August 14

The Mandi-Pathankot highway has been restored after being blocked for several hours on Wednesday.  

The road was blocked near Maigal in Mandi district due to a massive landslide which had also led to a traffic jam in the region. A long queue of vehicles had lined up on the road since 6 am on Wednesday. 

Even after the movement of light vehicles had been allowed on the road, it took till afternoon to restore it to full capacity.The district administration had pressed its workforce and machinery into force to clear the road.

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