Guwahati/ 19th December’2017 (Prag News Desk):
The army deployed a special search team for recovering the missing soldiers in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora and Kupwara districts. The three soldiers had gone missing in Gurez when a snow avalanche hit their picket on December 12, while two soldiers had slipped into a deep gorge in Nowgam sector of the LoC on the same day.
Until now, three bodies were recovered from the Gurez sector in Bandipora, while one was recovered from Nowgam sector of Kupwara as reported by Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia.
The search team is still exploring for the remaining two soldiers in the Gurez and Naugam sectors.