Approach

The length of the roads of Pulwama District is equal to 971.38 kms out of which: During the year 2014-2015

Black toped Roads = 721.83 kms

Metling Roads = 181.45 kms

Shingled Roads = 68.10 kms


The important roads of the Pulwama District with the length is given below in Kilometers:

Pulwama to Srinagar via Samboora = 32 kms

Srinagar via Newa = 28 kms

Pulwama to Shopian = 20 kms

Pulwama to Tral = 28 kms

Pulwama to Keller = 20 kms

Pulwama to Pakherpora via Newa = 26 kms

Shopian to Bejbehara via Zianapora = 30 kms

Shopian to Kulgam = 22 kms

Shopian to Ahrabal = 18 kms

Shopian to Herpora = 12 kms

Shopian to Turkawangam, Litter = 25 kms


Pulwama District is located about 32 Kms. from Srinagar, 266 Kms from Jammu and about 860 Kms. from Delhi. Pulwama District is connected to Jammu & Srinagar through National Highway NH-1A. Regular Bus Service is available for Srinagar.

Pulwama is strategically important as in houses Air force base for the Indian Air Force, which is situated at Koil about 5 kms from the main Pulwama town.

Mughal Road, the famous Shahrah is also a communication path of the district with other parts of the country. It has not been developed as yet, though the matter for its proper development as an alternative National High way is under consideration of State/Central Government.