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Shipki La avalanche

Operation to rescue for 5 jawans trapped in avalanche continues on Day 4

The joint operation of security forces to rescue five jawans trapped in snow avalanche at Namgia Dogri in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh resumed on Saturday morning. 

Feb 23, 2019, 11:02 AM IST

Army jawan killed in Himachal Pradesh avalanche cremated; five others still missing

Six jawans of the Army's 7 JAK Rifles -- four from Himachal Pradesh and one each from Uttarakhand and Jammu and Kashmir -- were buried under the avalanche that occurred near the Shipki La border outpost in Kinnaur district around 11 AM on Wednesday. Kumar's body was recovered on the same day.

Feb 22, 2019, 21:46 PM IST