Srinagar: A passenger vehicle Friday came under snow avalanche at Sadhna Top in Kupwara, sources said adding at least seven passengers travelling in the vehicle have gone missing.
Soon after the accident a massive rescue operation has been started in the area, sources said.
SSP Kupwara Shamshar Hussain while talking to Kashmir Reader confirmed the accident but said that further details were awaited.
“Yes we too received an information of the accident and we rushed a team of police for the rescue, the area is very far flung and not reachable, and it is snowing in the area so we cannot confirm any killing yet. Our team has reached the area and they have started rescue with the help of local people,” SSP said.
More details to follow