Landslide kills CRPF jawan in landslide near Vaishno Devi shrine

A CRPF jawan today died when landslide hit near the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi cave shrine in Trikuta Hills of Katra town in Reasi district.
“A CRPF jawan got buried under the debris when a landslide hit near Gate Number 3 at Bhawan this afternoon,” police sources here said.       They said that police and troops of para-military forces rushed to the spot and started the rescue operation.
“The evacuation operation is still in progress, while the deceased jawan has been identified as Head Constable Harinder Singh of the 6 Battalion,” they added.

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