It is reported that five persons have lost their lives in an avalanche that took place in Jungra panchayat of Tissa Sub Division of Chamba district. Deceased has been identified as Lal Sen, Usuf, Rasim Muhammad, Haneef Muhammad and Baghusan.

Chief Minister has directed the administration to provide immediate relief to the next of kin of those who lost their lives in this incident and provide best treatment to the injured persons.