29 Oct 2022

Kishtwar Landslide: Four Die, Six Injured In Jammu and Kashmir

Kishtwar (Jammu and Kashmir): Massive landslides struck a mega power project site at Kishtwar in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday.  

As many as four people died and six others were injured on Saturday in the landslide at the site of an under-construction Ratle Power Project, informed the police officials.

"The rescue operation has been completed. A total of four bodies and six injured were rescued," said Deputy Commissioner, Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir, Devansh Yadav. 

Union Minister Dr Jitendra Sharma said that a rescue team of about 6 persons, deputed to the site after the incident, has also got trapped under the debris.

The lieutenant governor of Jammu and Kashmir Manoj Sinha said he was deeply anguished by the mishap at Drabshalla-Ratle hydroelectric project.

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