Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa has directed maximum assistance to NDMA, PDMA and local administrations for timely and effective rescue and relief effort in snow hit areas, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement issued on Sunday.
As of this moment seven dead bodies have been recovered and two injured have been rescued.
Related Story: Avalanche claims 14 lives in Chitral
Tragically a FC soldier Irshad embraced martyrdom and six others got injured when another avalanche hit a ‘Chitral Scout Post’ in Pishotan, Kandao, Arandu.
Earlier this morning the Soldiers were rescued.