Gulmarg: At least five persons have died after the gandola cable in the tourist resort of Gulmarg in Jammu and Kashmir snapped with a the falling of a tree.
A Delhi family of four, including two children along with their local guide were in the cabin that fell.
According to reports, strong winds uprooted a pine tree that hit the Gondola, thus breaking the cable.
The family members have been identified as Jayant Andraskar, Manshea Andraskar and their daughters- Anagha and Janhvi Jayant Andraskar.
The guide has been identified as Mukhtar Ahmad Ganai. Rescue operation is underway. Gulmarg is a famous tourist destination for skiing in Kashmir.