A very unfortunate incident,at least Ten soldiers are reported missing, after an avalanche hit an Army base in the Siachen northern Glacier in Jammu and Kashmir.

The soldiers were hit as they patrolled a glacier at an altitude of 5,800 metres (19,000 feet), Colonel SD Goswami said “In the early hours of today, 10 soldiers were hit by an avalanche at the northern Siachen Glacier while on patrol,”

Rescuers from the army and airforce have been deployed to search for them, he added.Read More