In the wake of heavy snowfall and several casualties due to avalanches in Pahalgam town of Jammu and Kashmir, Army personnel underwent special training programme.
Police teams have been despatched to rescue villagers in avalanche prone Waltingoo Nar area in Kulgam district of south Kashmir, officials said Friday.
Several activists of a
city-based child rights NGO were on Thursday allegedly attacked and
severely beaten up by some people while they were trying to
rescue child labourers.
The team carried about USD 1 million worth of relief materials with them.
A group of rescuers and divers today entered a flooded Chinese mine where 153 workers have been trapped for almost a week, but found no signs of life.
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