More than 10 soldiers of the Army were reported missing after an avalanche hit the Siachen Glacier in Jammu and Kashmir today.
The troops belonged to the Madras Regiment.
An Army spokesperson said rescue efforts had been launched, but details were not immediately available.
The avalanche hit the northern part of the glacier.
Last month, four soldiers of 3 Ladakh Scouts were killed when their patrol party was hit by a massive avalanche in the Ladkah region of Jammu and Kashmir.