Thursday, 23 Jan 2020

Part of glacier falls, kills one in Himachal's Lahaul Spiti

Kullu (Himachal Pradesh) , Jan 14 : A man has died after getting hit by a falling portion of glacier in Tyaso village of Lahaul Spiti on Tuesday.

The deceased has been identified as 65-year-old Nawang Chopel who was a resident of Lahaul.

SDM Kelang Amar Negi said, "Some people had gone for archery. One of them got stuck when part of a glacier fell over him and he could not be save".

The deceased's body was taken out with the help of local people.