Jammu and Kashmir avalanche

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Jan 16, 2020, 08:42 AM 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

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

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

Jammu and Kashmir avalanche: 3 cops rescued from police post buried under snow, shifted to hospital

The rescued policeman is an SPO, identified as Gulzar Ahmad, who has been shifted to hospital for treatment with two others.

Feb 08, 2019, 13:58 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir: Snow, strong wind deter rescue teams from reaching avalanche site in Kulgam

On Thursday evening, at least 10 policemen were feared trapped inside their post after an avalanche struck Kulgam district near the Jawahar Tunnel on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway.

Feb 08, 2019, 09:27 AM IST

Avalanche in Ladakh; 4 bodies recovered, 6 still missing, rescue ops underway4

Army and police have launched a joint search operation to rescue the trapped people. It is learned that four vehicles are also trapped under snow.

Jan 18, 2019, 10:22 AM IST

Avalanche warning in Kashmir districts after earthquake felt in North India

A government agency on Wednesday issued an avalanche warning in several districts of Jammu and Kashmir for next 24 hours, shortly after a 6.2 magnitude earthquake on the Afghanistan-Tajikistan border region jolted parts of north India.

Jan 31, 2018, 16:25 PM IST

J&K: Swedish national killed in avalanche in Gulmarg, one missing skier found

The authorities had issued an avalanche warning for seven districts of Kashmir till Thursday evening. 

Jan 18, 2018, 15:09 PM IST

High danger avalanche warning for some areas in J&K, Himachal

Chandigarh-based Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment (SASE) issued the warning that would be valid for the next 24 hours starting at 5 pm on Thursday.

Jan 26, 2017, 19:29 PM IST