Heavy land sliding claims 7 lives

Special Correspondent

 

GILGIT: At least seven members of a family died in a heavy land sliding in Diamer district at Buner Nala on Thursday. According to Faizullah Faraq Spokesman of Gilgit Baltistan government,  4 girls and two boys were died at buner nala due to land sliding. They were living for grassing the cattle on temporary basis but unfortunately at midnight heavy land sliding hit their hut and all seven  family members live buried. Faraq said that on the advice of Caretaker Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan ,Pak Amy  started rescue operation using helicopter and  other rescue teams reached at buner Nala . After some hours rescue teams succeeded to recover bodies which were shifted to chilas city, spokesman added.