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Search operation continues to trace missing pilgrims in Amarnath

SRINAGAR: Large search operation is underway to hint round 30-35 lacking pilgrims to the holy Amarnath collapse Jammu and Kashmir.
In accordance with official sources, the yatra is briefly suspended. Not less than 15 individuals had been killed in a cloudburst incident close to the Amarnath cave round 5.30 pm on Friday. Not less than 25 tents had been washed away by the flash floods that adopted the incident. A number of businesses and rescue groups outfitted with sniffer canine and newest gear are on a struggle footing to hint the lacking.

Director of Nationwide Catastrophe Response Force (NDRF) Atul Karwal informed UNI that the search operation went on until 4.30 am and was halted for a while attributable to rain. After this the marketing campaign began once more at 06.30 am. “We’re taking some extra assets together with sniffer canine from Bathida in Punjab. All that is being airlifted to Srinagar after which it will likely be helicoptered to the spot, in order that the rescue groups can get extra assist. NDRF, Military, Police, CRPF, ITBP, SDRF and different businesses are concerned within the search operation. The military mentioned that two-wall radar and two search and rescue canine have been despatched to the holy cave for rescue operation by helicopter from Sharifabad on the outskirts of Srinagar. It’s noteworthy that the 43-day Amarnath Yatra started on June 30 and so excess of 90,000 devotees have supplied prayers on the holy cave shrine.

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