A massive avalanche near the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district killed at least three soldiers. The bodies, according to security officials, have been recovered. According to the Kupwara Police, the incident occurred in the district’s Machhil area, and three soldiers from the Army’s 55 Rashtriya Rifles died in the line of duty.

“Three jawans of the 56 RR were killed in the line of duty in the Machhil area when they were caught in an avalanche.” “All of the bodies have been recovered,” Kupwara Police said in a statement.