Saturday, Apr 01, 2023


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1,325 Trekkers Brave Inhospitable Conditions For Chadar Trek In Ladakh

Sixteen trekkers were rescued and evacuated at different instances by the Disaster Response Force and the Mountaineering Group of Ladakh, the official said. They usually carry out rescue operations whenever the trekkers face...

27 January 2023

Himachal Pradesh: Adventure Activities Banned In Kinnaur After Trekkers' Tragedy In Lamkhaga

Area DM temporarily placed a ban on all trekking and adventure activities in the district. Experts argue that more robust mechanism, international-level security checks, instead of the temporary ban, are the real solutions.

28 October 2021

Uttarakhand-Himachal: Indian Army, ITBP Find Two More Trekkers' Bodies, Five Others Airlifted

Five trekkers whose bodies were airlifted are identified as Shubhayan Das, Vikas Makal, Saurabh Ghosh and Tanumoy Tiwari from West Bengal, and Anita Rawat, the only woman member from Delhi.

23 October 2021

Avalanche in Himachal Pradesh

Himachal: Rescue Team Continues Search For Third Day After Trekker Goes Missing Near Friendship Peak

Ashutosh, who was on the edge of the mountain, was hit by the avalanche when he was just 20 metres short of the summit and he fell towards the Dhundi–Atal tunnel side on Saturday.

21 November 2022

Uttarakhand: 5 Missing Trekkers From Bengal Found Dead, Bodies Retrieved From Sundardhunga Glacier

A13-member rescue team consisting of NDRF and SDRF personnel on Tuesday reached Devi Kund near the Sundardhunga glacier where five bodies had earlier been spotted and retrieved all of them.

26 October 2021

Himachal Pradesh: 5 Trekkers Found Dead At Lamkhaga Pass; Two Alive But Critical, Four Still Missing

More than 80 tourists from different states were stranded at Batal in Lahaul Spiti where all road communications remain snapped for the past 72 hours due to snowfall.

21 October 2021

Rescuers Resume Search For 13 Missing Trekkers Using Drones After Avalanche On Glacier In Italy

A huge chunk of the glacier cleaved off Sunday, sparking an avalanche onto unsuspecting hikers below killing at least seven people were killed, while 13 went missing.

05 July 2022


Himachal Pradesh: 17 Trekkers From Uttarakhand Go Missing In Kinnaur

The Lamkhaga Pass, where the trekkers went missing during inclement weather from October 17-19, is one of the toughest passes which connects Kinnaur district with Harshil in Uttarakhand.

21 October 2021