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Eight soldiers trapped after avalanche hits Siachen

IndiaTimes Monday, 18 November 2019
Eight soldiers of the Indian Army were trapped in the Siachen Glacier in Ladakh area after being hit by avalanche on Monday. "The soldiers were part of a patrol. They have been trapped at a height of between 18,000 and 19,000 feet above sea level after they were hit by a snow avalanche. Operations have been launched and are underway to search and rescue them," a senior Army official said.
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News video: 4 soldiers, 2 porters killed after avalanche hits patrol in Siachen glacier

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4 soldiers and 2 porters were killed after an avalanche hit a patrol team in the Siachen glacier.

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