Baramulla: A foreign skier was injured in world famous tourist resort Gulmarg on Sunday. Police sources said that a French skier Aleix Goyer had a fall while skiing at Affarwat peak Gulmarg on Sunday and received serious injuries. However, police and tourism department employees reached on his rescue and shifted the injured tourist to sub district hospital Tangmarg where from he was shifted to bone and joint hospital Srinagar for advanced treatment. SSP Baramulla Imtiyaz Hussain said that he was shifted to hospital where his condition is said to be stable.
The skier was injured only two days after a group of skiers came under avalanche in which one skier died while four other was rescued on Friday.
Last month another skier died under avalanche in Gulmarg.