NEW DELHI, Jan 30: Five soldiers who were rescued in Kashmir's Machil sector, died while being evacuated to Srinagar hospital on Monday, Army said.
"The five Army soldiers who had been trapped under snow after the caving in of track in Machill sector on January 28. Despite persistent poor weather conditions they were being evacuated to the Army hospital in Srinagar.All the five have succumbed to their injuries." Army spokesman said adding that a
All the five soldiers were being treated for hypothermia, spokeperson said.