Avalanche

Indian Army Lieutenant Colonel, soldier killed in north Sikkim avalanche

Two men of the Indian Army's patrolling-cum-snow clearance party lost their lives in an avalanche that hit an Indian Army post in North Sikkim.

May 15, 2020, 07:18 AM IST

Indian Army launches intense search operation to trace soldier struck by avalanche in Sikkim

The tragedy struck when a brave Indian Army soldier, Lance Naik Sanjeeva Reddy, was operating a dozer in the snowbound high-altitude areas of Sikkim during which he struck by an avalanche.

Apr 11, 2020, 10:09 AM IST

Heavy snowfall hits Kashmir and Ladakh, Army put on high alert, five jawans dead

The army troops are put on high alert due to the ongoing situation and their well-rehearsed drills have saved numerous lives and loss to property in the region. Army helicopters of Army Aviation Corps were also pressed into service for examining the situation and helping rescue operation teams deployed in the area.

Jan 14, 2020, 22:46 PM IST

Five soldiers among 10 killed due to avalanches in different parts of Kashmir

Five soldiers are among the 10 people who have lost their lives due to avalanches in parts of central and north Kashmir on Tuesday (January 14). The fresh snowfall in the region has badly disrupted road and air-traffic. 

Jan 14, 2020, 17:33 PM IST

Multiple avalanches hit Jammu and Kashmir, four soldiers killed in Machil sector, 1 missing

At least four soldiers were killed as multiple avalanches hit Jammu and Kashmir in the last 48 hours. Due to heavy snowfall, avalanches hit Bandipora district's Gurez, Rampura and Kupwara district's Machil in North Kashmir areas.

Jan 14, 2020, 13:30 PM IST

Deshhit: Avalanche kills 3 soldiers in Kupwara, Bandipore

Avalanche kills 3 soldiers in Kupwara, Bandipore. To know more watch the video

Dec 04, 2019, 21:48 PM IST

5W1H: Watch top news with research and latest updates, 4th December 2019

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Dec 04, 2019, 17:14 PM IST

Jawan dead, two others missing after avalanche hits Army post in J&K's Kupwara, search on

After the incident on Wednesday (December 3) at 2 pm, the Army launched search and rescue operations to find the missing jawans. The other jawans who were struck by the avalanche, have been rescued by the security forces, sources said.

Dec 04, 2019, 07:15 AM IST

1 jawan martyred, two missing after avalanche hits Army post in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara

At least one Indian Army jawan got killed and two went missing after an avalanche hit an Army post in the Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district.

Dec 03, 2019, 23:13 PM IST

Indian Army patrol party hit by avalanche in Siachen, two dead

An Army patrol party was hit by an avalanche in southern Siachen Glacier region in the Union Territory of Ladakh in the wee hours of Saturday which resulted in the death of two personnel. According to reports, the Army patrol party was operating at an altitude of 18,000 feet in the southern Siachen Glacier when the tragic incident took place.    

Nov 30, 2019, 18:27 PM IST

Rajnath Singh, Piyush Goyal condole death of 4 soldiers and 2 civilians killed in Siachen Glacier avalanche

Taking to Twitter, Singh saluted their courage and service to the nation. He said, "Deeply pained by the demise of soldiers and porters due to avalanche in Siachen. I salute their courage and service to the nation. My heartfelt condolences to their families."

Nov 19, 2019, 09:21 AM IST

4 Indian soldiers, 2 civilians killed after avalanche hits patrolling team in Siachen

It is learnt that an eight-member Army team was on a patrol when the avalanche hit them around 3:30 pm.

Nov 18, 2019, 22:48 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 18th November 2019

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Nov 18, 2019, 22:08 PM IST

Avalanche hits Army positions in Siachen Glacier, some jawans trapped

The avalanche took place in the northern glacier where the altitude is around 18,000 feet and above. The incident took place at around 3.30 pm

Nov 18, 2019, 20:26 PM IST

ITBP expedition team hit by avalanche in Uttarkashi, one jawan dead

A jawan of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) died after his expedition team of mountaineers was hit by a massive avalanche near Gangotri I peak in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi.

Oct 12, 2019, 19:39 PM IST

Deshhit: Last moments of Nanda Devi climbers before an avalanche killed them

The ITBP released a video on its Twitter handle which purportedly shows the last minutes of a team of mountain climbers which was later swept away in an avalanche

Jul 10, 2019, 11:36 AM IST

Fresh avalanches delay reopening of Srinagar-Leh highway

The authorities had already completed the snow clearance operation on the highway.

Apr 26, 2019, 21:46 PM IST

One dead, two injured as avalanche hits Jammu and Kashmir's Doda

Two other employees, Lal Singh and Mohammad Aslam, were rescued with minor injuries and shifted to hospital, he said.

Mar 30, 2019, 18:50 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh avalanche: Another army jawan's body recovered, four still missing

About 500 personnel have been deployed to search the other four trapped Army jawans in the avalanche.
 

Mar 02, 2019, 13:08 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh: Operation to rescue 5 jawans trapped in avalanche continues on Day 6

A joint team of over 200 personnel has been working towards rescuing the five since Wednesday.

Feb 25, 2019, 08:51 AM IST