KISHTWAR: After heavy snowfall in district Kishtwar, authorities on Sunday airlifted critically ill patients and stranded passengers to and fro Jammu and Kishtwar.
Deputy Commissioner, Kishtwar Angrez Singh Rana was personally monitoring the operations.
He said the district administration instructed the authorities to airlift critically ill patients in far-flung snowbound areas including Marwah, Warwan, Dachhan, Machail on utmost priority.
A critically ill patient hailing from Machail and a lady patient from Dachhan were airlifted to district hospital Kishtwar for further medical treatment. A cancer patient was also airlifted to Marwah valley.