Avalanche took 124 Pakistanis

At least 124 Pakistani soldiers including a colonel and 11 civilians were buried in avalanche at around 6:00 am on Saturday. Pakistan army sent heavy equipment sniffers dogs and helicopters to the area to expedite the rescue operation. The Siachen Glacier is located in the eastern Karakoram Range in the Himalaya, just east of the Line of Control between India-Pakistan.