Avalanche warning issued for Leh, Ladakh

News:Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment (SASE) has issued an Avalanche warning to Leh in Ladakh region. Facts: About Avalanche: Avalanche is a mass of snow, often mixed with ice and debris which travels down mountain sides destroying everything in its path. It is caused when the force of gravity on the snow cover exceeds its… Continue reading Avalanche warning issued for Leh, Ladakh

Himachal avalanche: search ends with recovery of two more bodies

The search and rescue operation for soldiers trapped by as snow avalanche in Kinnaur district Himachal Pradesh has been called off. Soldiers of Jammu and Kashmir Rifles were buried under the avalanche at Shipki La near the Sino-India border on February 20. Shipki La is a mountain pass and border post on the India-China border.… Continue reading Himachal avalanche: search ends with recovery of two more bodies