2 missing as cloudburst triggers flash floods in Ramban village, rescue ops on

2 missing as cloudburst triggers flash floods in Ramban village, rescue ops on

Srinagar-Jammu NH blocked due to mudslides, shooting stones

Ramban, Aug 11 : Two people went missing after flash floods, triggered by a cloudburst, hit Neera village of Ramban district on Thursday, officials said here.

An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that the incident occurred following incessant rains in the Jammu region.

He said that soon after the incident J&K Police, SDRF and Civil QRT reached to the spot for rescue operation and locate the missing persons.

Meanwhile, officials said that Srinagar-Jammu National highway was blocked due to fresh mudslides and shooting stones, triggered by rains on Thursday.

“NH-44 blocked at Mehar and Cafeteria Morh due to shooting stones and mudslides. Restoration work will start when rains stop,” said DC Ramban—(KNO)

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