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Avalanche in Kashmir, India kills an army jawan

An avalanche in Kashmir, India has claimed life of an army jawan and left other missing.

The avalanche hit the Army post in Sonapendi Gali of Machil sector in Kupwara district Thursday evening, Times of India reported.

Siachen Glacier avalanche in Kashmir in 2012 had claimed lives of at least 140 people.

Original post: Natural Disasters List January 10, 2014