Five soldiers buried in Kashmir avalanche
“An avalanche struck one of our posts in Keran sector of the LoC (Line of Control) in Kupwara district around 7.30 a.m.,” Lt Col J.S. Brar, spokesperson of army’s Srinagar-based 15 Corps, told IANS.
“Five army soldiers and two BSF (Border Security Force) troopers were trapped under the avalanche. A rescue operation has been started,” he added.