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Business community mulls to air freight fresh fruit from Kashmir due to frequent Highway blockade

Srinagar: The business community of Kashmir is mulling to airlift perishable items including apple and cherry to avoid massive losses owing to frequent blockade of highway due to landslides and weekly ban on traffic for movement of convoy. The Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industries, a conglomerate of business establishments in Valley has set up […]

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NHW blockade chokes Kashmir; prices escalate

(Representational Picture)  Srinagar: The unusual summer blockade of the 300-km Srinagar-Jammu national highway ended on Sunday, but the markets across Kashmir valley witnessed soaring prices and shortage of supplies. As soon as the highway was shut, the prices of vegetables and fruits almost doubled. The highway shutdown, which is common during the winter but rare […]