Himachal Pradesh Avalanche: Bodies of Two Missing Indian Army Jawans Recovered

Bodies of two Indian Army jawans were retrieved on the 23rd day of operations to rescue six soldiers trapped at an avalanche site since February 20 at Namgya in Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur district. Meanwhile, bodies of four of the six missing Army personnel were already been recovered earlier. The rescue operation is now concluded.

The avalanche that hit the region on February 20 was triggered by the sliding of a glacier near Namgia Dogri, bordering Tibet. The deceased soldiers were identified as naik Videsh Chand, rifleman Govind Bahadur Chhetri, rifleman Rajesh Rishi, rifleman Arjun Kumar, rifleman Nitin Rana and Havildar Rajesh Kumar. The six soldiers of 7 JAK Rifles got buried under the snow in an avalanche on February 20.  Read More

You may also read!

Army shares video of Pakistani base destroyed in Indian firing

The Indian Army on Sunday shared a video of Pakistani base destroyed in Indian firing in Akhnoor sector of


Jet Airways Rescue: Lenders Are Staring At A Catch-22 Situation

Late last week when State Bank of India Chairman Rajnish Kumar emerged from a meeting with Indian government officials


India inducts Chinook helicopters, adds muscle to military along China border

The Indian Air Force Sunday commissioned the first four battle-hardened Chinook heavy lift helicopters into its fleet, providing a


Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu