Six people kicked the bucket and 13 others were harmed when an avalanche struck a bumpy street in Kishtwar, Police said.

A bullfighter bearing enlistment number JK14AD 3812 and Maruti Alto auto bearing enrollment number JK02K 5777 went under trash and stones at slide-inclined Kuligad zone arranged on the Doda Kishtwar roadway (NH44), only a kilometer from Drabshalla and 35 kilometer from Kishtwar home office.

Police said three men and three ladies passed on and 13 were harmed, some of them genuinely.

The harmed have been moved to Emergency Hospital Thatri and District Hospital Kishtwar.

The eight harmed people moved to Emergency Hospital Thathri have been alluded to District Hospital Doda for propel treatment while the harmed moved to District Hospital Kishtwar were alluded to GMC Jammu.

Of the six dead people, three have been distinguished as Sub Constable Kewal Kumar, child of Bodh; Amar Nath, child of Bali Ram and Askanta Devi, girl of Kewal Kumar, all occupants of Udhampur while the recognizable proof of the staying three dead people has not been found out up until now.

The harmed have been distinguished as Sudesh Kumar, 38, child of Munshi Ram; Sunil Kumar, 25, child of Ram Lal; Kaka Ram, 55, Deepak, 40, child of Kaka Ram; nine-year-old Vasu, child of Kewal, five-year-old Askanta girl of Kewal, Reeta Devi, spouse of Subash Chander, and Mohan Singh, child of Om Parkash , all occupants of Udhampur; Dev Raj, 55, child of Churu Ram, Kalyan Singh, child of Fakir Chand and Subash Chander child of Jai Krishan, the two inhabitants of Bhaderwah; and Muhammad Hussain child of Karam Din and Rehim Ali child of Llam Din, the two occupants of Balgran, Kishtwar.

This is the fourth such episode at this place lately where a few people had lost their lives.

Moreover, this spot regularly stays obstructed because of consistent avalanches, and falling of stones out and about.


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