Three trekkers fall from Kashmir glacier, two dead

rescue teams have been sent to the spot

In a gruesome accident, two trekkers have died while another was injured on falling from Kolahoi Glacier in Kashmir.

The trekkers fell into a crevasse from the glacier.

It is now learnt that rescue teams have been sent to the spot and the state government has also sought help of the air force and the army.

Officials say at least 10 trekkers were returning from Kolahoi Glacier when three of them fell into a crevasse.

Those died have been identified as Naveed Jeelani and Adil Shah.

Naveed was a Jammu and Kashmir Excise and Taxation Officer and Adil worked with Alpine group – a tour a travel group in Jammu and Kashmir.

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