Srinagar/New Delhi: Ten soldiers were killed and four were reported missing in two separate avalanches in the Gurez Sector in Kashmir
Due to heavy snowfall, the Kashmir Valley today remained cut off from the rest of the country. Normal life was also affected in Himachal Pradesh due to snowfall and bad weather.
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has expressed sadness over the death of Jawans in Kashmir.
“Deeply saddened at the death of our Veer jawans in avalanche in Kashmir. Have directed the authorities for speedy search and rescue ops.” the Prime Minister said.