In the Indian mountains avalanches Natural Disasters
February 23 in Kashmir, a mountainous region Sonamarg, during an avalanche killed military patrolling the province. Headquarters where they were located, because of snowdrifts cut off from the Railways. The second avalanche came down in Davar, located on the border of India and Pakistan. From completely snow-covered local military camp were rescued thirteen people.
The updated death toll in the state of Jammu and Kashmir is 11 people from the personnel, eight missing. Operations on their search is still going on. A third avalanche descended on Ramvari fortunately there were no injuries.
In the summer, north India settled nomadic shepherds whose flocks feed on mountain meadows.