04-02-2018 10:00 AM | Shilpika Bajpai | My Indian Dream
AN 32 Kargil courier facility was used by 146 passengers on Saturday.
On Saturday, AN 32 Kashmir's courier facility was used by maximum passengers. A total number of 146 passengers were airlifted Kargil district of Ladakh region to the two capitals of Srinagar and Jammu&Kashmir.
This service was availed from Kargil to Srinagar and Kargil to Kashmir.Around 50 passengers were airlifted from Srinagar to Kargil,48 to Jammu and 23 on the return journey and 25 from Kargil to Srinagar.
This service was started in mid-January as the Srinagar-Leh national highway is closed due to heavy snowfall in the region. The road is usually closed for a period of six months.
According to the Director disaster management, a total of 400 people have used this facility since its launch.