Jai Ho...Army saves 2 Kashmiri drivers buried in snow for 4 days

Aasif Suhaf, Jammu, Nov 11: In what may be called the real-life miracle, two drivers escaped miraculously after having a close shave with death. Two truck drivers half buried under snow at Zojila Pass Kargil rescued by army after four days. This incident was in no way short of a miracle.High altitude of warfare school (HAWS) snow skiing expert wing of army rescued two truck drivers on Monday from Zojila pass who were stranded due to inclement weather and snowfall since Thursday.Officials said the special joint rescue operation by army’s HAWS unit and Airforce evacuated two truck drivers identified as Shamsher Singh son of Karnail Singh a resident of Udhampur (JK0AJ-6732) and Ajit Singh (JK02AJ-5185) stranded at IndiaGate at Zojila pass since Thursday, their trucks were half buried under heavy snow.

Officials said the duo truck drivers were taken to the Meenmarg- other side of Zojila where they were accommodated by the district administration and provided all required assistance.