By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : January 25, 2017, 08:17
Duration : 01:08
Kashmir Avalanches killed 1 army officer, four of a family
In two separate incident, avalanches in Kashmir killed an Army officer and four members of a family in Ganderbal and Bandipora districts of Kashmir. An avalanche hit an army camp at Sonamarg in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, a police official said. He said an army officer — Major Amit of High Altitude Warfare School (HAWS) — was buried under the debris of the avalanche. An army official said one soldier had died after getting trapped under the avalanche. However, the official did not reveal the rank and name of the soldier who lost his life in the incident.