Two soldiers missing after avalanche hits army post in Kupwara

Three more soldiers went missing from Gurez area of Bandipora district after an avalanche hit an army post.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Dec 12 2017 12:28PM | Updated Date: Dec 12 2017 12:28PM
Two soldiers missing after avalanche hits army post in KupwaraRepresentational Photo

Two soldiers went missing after an avalanche hit an army post in Nowgam area of north Kashmir's Kupwara district, sources said today.

They said that an avalanche hit the post of 20 Dogra in Nowgam last night.

A rescue operation was immediately launched, said the sources.

They said that heavy snowfall was going on in the area when last reports came.

Three more soldiers went missing from Gurez area of Bandipora district after an avalanche hit an army post.