The situation is getting worse due to the pre-monsoon rain. As you know, different areas of Pakistan are experiencing landslides, and the route connecting Gilgit with Skardu is currently closed in several locations. However, the road of Babu Sir Top Road is open now
, according to the Gilgit-Baltistan Administration.
The authorities of Gilgit-Baltistan have alerted the people and visitors about the land sliding which might continue.
Risk of Land Sliding for Travel
According to the Weather Forecast pre-monsoon rainfall will remain in the following locations: Rawalpindi, Murree, Galiat, Attock, Chakwal, Jhelum, Mayanwali, Sargodha, Khushab, Bhaker, DG Khan, Hafizabad, Faisalabad, Mandi Bahaparent, Toba Tek Singh, Jhang, Sialkot, Naruwal, Lahore, She
The governments of Skardu and Gilgit Baltistan are attempting to make tourist facilities available. People are currently stranded at the point and helpless because of the closure of the highways.
Nowadays, people should avoid traveling to northern areas. Tourists are advised to reschedule their trip if they want to go from Gilgit to Skardu.