Manali-Leh highway reopens for light vehicles



Manali: Officer Commanding of the Road Construction Company (RCC ) Praveen Yernurkar told HimVani that the traffic between Manali and Leh was restored for light vehicles today onwards. It had remained closed for over six months owing to heavy snow, an official said. The RCC is a wing of the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) that maintains crucial highways in the country. Entire 475-km stretch would be made motorable for heavy vehicles by June 5, 2011, he informed.

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