Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today expressed grief over the death of three soldiers in an avalanche in the Batalik sector, an official spokesman said here today.
He said the Chief Minister has conveyed her sympathies to the bereaved families.
The spokesman said Mehbooba also expressed sympathies with people who suffered losses to their properties, including damages to houses and orchards because of the inundation and incessant rains during the last three days.
The chief minister said the Government fully stands with them during the difficult times.
The Army had today found bodies of three soldiers who were missing after multiple avalanches struck their post in Batalik sector of Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir.