At least four people have died and several others are still missing in the Indian Himalayas after a group of 41 mountaineers was hit by an avalanche on Tuesday, a statement from a mountaineering institute in northern India said. Photo: Bloomberg
At least four people have died and several others are still missing in the Indian Himalayas after a group of 41 mountaineers was hit by an avalanche on Tuesday, a statement from a mountaineering institute in northern India said. Photo: Bloomberg
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Four dead, 26 missing after avalanche in Indian Himalayas

  • The trainee mountaineers died on Tuesday after being swept away by an avalanche in the Himalayas in northern India
  • Avalanches are common in the mountainous areas of Uttarakhand. Last year, a glacier burst resulting in a flash flood that killed more than 200 people

At least four people have died and several others are still missing in the Indian Himalayas after a group of 41 mountaineers was hit by an avalanche on Tuesday, a statement from a mountaineering institute in northern India said. Photo: Bloomberg
At least four people have died and several others are still missing in the Indian Himalayas after a group of 41 mountaineers was hit by an avalanche on Tuesday, a statement from a mountaineering institute in northern India said. Photo: Bloomberg
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