In Koksar of district Lahul-Spiti, a young woman fell into a drain due to snowfall. The administration started the task of rescuing the tourist as soon as the information was received. The girl was being rescued and taken to Manali hospital, but she died on the way.
According to the information, near police check post Sisu, it was informed that 24-year-old Akanksha, a resident of Jaipur, fell into a deep gorge due to slipping in the avalanche area adjacent to the natural spring near Koksar and got buried under the snow. Went. As soon as the administration got the information, ITBP personnel, police, firefighters and local people started the rescue work by forming a team. Carrying out the rescue work was also challenging as there is an avalanche area.District Collector Neeraj Kumar said that as soon as the information was received from the administration, the rescue work was started. The girl was being rescued and taken to Manali hospital but she died on the way. The Manali-Leh road could not be restored yet as no process has been completed by the Army and BRO in this. Due to climate change, the snowy area remains slippery nowadays and the cases of avalanches are increasing. The Manali-Leh road will be opened only when all the processes are completed. He has advised tourists not to go to the avalanche area. He said that the guidelines of the administration should be followed.