10 Soldiers Killed In 2 Avalanches In Gurez Sector


Update: 10 soldiers killed, 4 missing in two separate avalanches  in Gurez sector.

Update: Six soldiers killed in two avalanches in Gurez sector of Kashmir: Army.

Srinagar:  Two soldiers are missing after an avalanche hit an army camp in Kashmir’s Gurez on Thursday. Rescue operations have been launched.

An army officer was killed and four other soldiers injured on Wednesday when an avalanche hit a camp in Ganderbal district. Four of a family died after their house was buried under the snow in Bandipora district, said officials. The army said a major died while four soldiers were rescued alive from under snow and are being treated.