4 buried under avalanche
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Jammu, Jan 9: At least four persons were buried under an avalanche in Kishtwar district, police said today.
A group of villagers were going to Padyarna village in Kishtwar district when they got trapped under an avalanche at Yar Pullar, about 160-kms from here, yesterday.
Army and police have launched rescue operations at the site, Superintendent of Police, Kishtwar, Haseeb Mughal said.
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