Due to the temporary closure of Bishkek-Osh road, a queue of more than 1,000 cars formed there. Press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations reported.
According to it, 120 heavy trucks and 225 cars accumulated at 3.40 pm on Sosnovka post in Zhayil district of Chui region. 500 heavy trucks and 200 cars stand at Aral post in Toktogul district, Jalal-Abad region.
It is noted that the snowfall on Too-Ashuu pass stopped.
«Drivers can drink hot tea and keep warm at the place of accumulation of cars. Warming points were opened at the points Sosnovka and Aral on Bishkek-Osh road,» the Emergency Situations Ministry commented.