Ganderbal, Nov 15: SHO sonamarg and his team had a narrow escape after their vehicle was hit by a snow avalanche at Zojila sonamarg here in Central Kashmir’s District Ganderbal on Wednesday evening.
Reports said that two trucks were stuck on avalanche prone area of zojilla road on Srinagar-Leh highway which informed police to help them to be evacuated immediately.
SHO sonamarg manzoor Ahmad talking to this reporter over phone said they were informed that two trucks have got stucked on zojilla road, i along with my team and some cops of traffic police reached the spot, after hectic efforts we managed to evacuate the trucks.
While the party was returning from zero point zojilla towards sonamarg, it was hit by a snow avalanche, we managed to escape from the wrath, after hectic efforts we couldn’t retrieve the vehicle, he added.
The police party left their vehicle on the other side of the zojilla and returned 12kms by foot to police