Srinagar, Nov 25: A group of tourists while going back from Gulmarg found themselves in a distressed situation, when their private Ford Endeavour got stuck near the Babarishi Y-junction after skidding due to the snow on the road, Army said on Saturday.
Defense spokesman in a statement issued to KNS said that the Army convoy proceeding through the area spotted the distressed tourists and the off-road vehicle.
“The Army officer immediately directed the recovery vehicle and the QRT to assist the tourists. Due to the initiative and concern shown by the officer and dedicated efforts of the recovery team, the vehicle could be recovered safely in time.
The generous and well meaning act was appreciated by the tourists and locals,” the statement added. (KNS)