Srinagar. Pictures of a fierce avalanche were captured on camera on Saturday in Sarbal located in Ganderbal, Jammu and Kashmir. This is the second incident of avalanche in this hill station within the last two days. Earlier, two laborers from Kishtwar were killed in an avalanche on Thursday at the site of a construction company in Ganderbal in Sonamarg district.
According to the information received, the latest avalanche occurred near the barracks of a construction company, causing panic among the workers. Harpal Singh, general manager of the construction company building the Zojila tunnel, told that all the workers are safe.
In this video of avalanche viral on social media, it is seen that huge clouds of snow are moving towards the barracks. Seeing this, the scared people ran towards the building shouting. Meanwhile, a thick sheet of snow completely surrounds the barracks.
#WATCH , J&K: A low-intensity avalanche has hit the Sarbal area in Ganderbal. No casualties were reported.
(Video Source: Locals) pic.twitter.com/AlW0a9eAQk
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Tags: Avalanches, jammu and kashmir, Viral video
FIRST PUBLISHED : January 14, 2023, 21:27 IST