5 died under avalanche.
CHITRAL: As well as 5 female including child died under avalanche at Khot wah area of Garamchishma. according to District Police Officer Chitral a heavy avalanche hit house of Sardar at Khotwah village of Garamchishma at night time as a result 4 female and 1 child died on the spot. Those died in this accident were identified as Rashida Bibi wife of Sardar age 28 years, Sufaida Bibi daughter of Sardar age 16 years, Zareen Bibi daughter of Sardar age 9 years, Shahida Bib daughter of Rahim Shah age 18 years and Nibah Bibi daughter of Sardar age 3 years. local volunteers, Chitral scouts and Chitral police reached on the spot and started rescue activities. they recovered 4 dead bodies hence dead body of one child Nibah bib is still missing until filing of this report. Besides it main road of Garamchishma, Mastuj and upper chitral are close due to snowfall land sliding and avalanche.
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