Landslide in Mata Vaishno Devi shrine claims one life

| Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 14:13
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Landslide in Mata Vaishno Devi, Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine, CRPF, Jammu, Jammu & Kashmir, One killed

Landslide in Mata Vaishno Devi shrine | Photo: Pictorial representation

New Delhi: A head constable of Central Reserve Police Force, CRPF was killed on Wednesday when a landslide hit a gate of MataVaishno Bhawan in Jammu.
The official was assisting the pilgrims bound for the shrine when a landslide abruptly hit the gate no. 9 near the shrine; the officer was struck with a falling boulder while other pilgrims were overpowered by the landslide. 
Many people are stuck in the way; police have begun their search operations. The incident has been confirmed by IG, CRPF. 

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