MANSEHRA, 25 October: One miner  was killed  while 9 others injured  when  an avalanche struck  a mine in Kaghan Valley in district  Mansehra on Sunday. District Police Officer (DPO) Najeeb-Ur-Rehman said that the incident  occurred when laborers were working in a mine in Baisar village of Kaghan Valley.

He confirmed the death of one miner in the incident saying the dead and 9 injured dumped under the debris of ice were rescued and taken to the District Headquarter Hospital (DHQ) Mansehra.

All the linking and main roads  in northern areas have been blocked by avalanches, following heavy rain and snowfall within last 24 hours, that has stranded hundreds of tourists among thousands of locals  in scenic region of the country.

 

 

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