2 Dead, 1 Missing After Avalanche In Pithoragarh in Uttarakhand, India

Avalanche on Mount Everest | Pixabay Image
Avalanche | Pixabay Image

Pithoragarh, India – On Friday, March 9, 2017 three people were caught in an avalanche near Pithoragarh district in the state of Uttarakhand in northern India.

Two people were killed and one other is missing. Rescuers are actively searching for the missing people.

Few details are available about this avalanche.

UPDATE 3/14: The victims were identified as two Nepalis. The third person is still missing (MyRepublica.com, KathmanduPost.com).

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