SRINAGAR: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday expressed grief over the loss of lives in a tragic incident at Tangdhar, Karnah.
Two persons were buried alive under an avalanche near Khooni Nallah on Sunday.
In a statement issued here, PDP president, Mehbooba Mufti expressed sympathies with the bereaved families and prayed for eternal peace to the departed. She also urged the government to speed up the rescue measures for retrieval of their bodies and provide ex-gratia relief to the families of the deceased.
Meanwhile, MLA Karnah Raja Manzoor, and MLC Javaid Mirchal, also expressed grief the tragic incident and conveyed sympathies with the bereaved families.
Other PDP leaders also expressed solidarity with the bereaved families.