10 passengers trapped in snow, rescued near DKG

Rajouri, March 8 : Ten passengers who were traveling in a sumo were trapped in snow today morning at Dera Ki Gali in border district of Rajouri in Jammu and Kashmir were rescued.

Reports reaching GNS said that the sumo on its way to Bafliaz to Thanna Mandi. On reaching Dera Ki Gali (DKG), the sumo was trapped in the snow.

Confirming it, a police official said that soon after the incident, local administration and soldiers of 38 RR launched rescue operation. “All the passengers were later evacuated”.