J&K Kashmir police rescues two students trapped at Thajiwas Glacier
Sonamarg police rescued two picnic students on Thursday who were trapped a day earlier at Glacier Sonamarg here in Central Kashmir’s District Ganderbal.
Police source said at around 7 pm PS Sonamarg received an information that two Students identified as Shahid Ahmad lone son of Abdul Hamid Lone R/O Arigam Pulwama and Naveed Ahmad Khan Son of Farooq Ahmad Khan R/O Manand Gafan Pulwana from Kahi Higher secondary school of Lasjan Pulwana who were on picnic along with their school while going via Glacier Sonamarg Trek got trapped at the Glacier.
As per the reports, the students from KIE Hr Secondary School, Lasjan Srinagar had gone for Excursion at Sonamarg whereas the students of said school during late hours left for tracking Thajwas glacier, few amongst them returned safely and two students lost their way and also got injured due to slippery condition of glacier.
During late evening Police station Sonamarg received a call regarding the incident and swang into action.
Police party Sonamarg, headed by SHO Sonamarg Mr Manzoor Ahmad Mir along with rescue materials conducting extensive searches in freezing climate condition of the Sonamarg glacier area and traced the missing students and brought them to the Hospital for treatment.