9th body recovered

Excelsior Correspondent
LEH, Jan 24: After continued searches, one more body of the avalanche victim at Khardungla was found today.
With this, total nine out of 10 dead bodies have been recovered.
All the victims of the tragedy were from Zanskar and most of the bodies found have already been airlifted to Zanskar by MI-17 Helicopter few days ago.
Rescue party led by SDRF DySP Sonam Dorjay continued their search for 10th victim. Responding to a query, Sonam said that tomorrow they were expecting to find the 10th body as they found a locket which reportedly belonged to the remaining victim. The rescue party consisted SDRF, District Police, Army, Civil Defence and local volunteers.