Body of 17th soldier recovered from Gayari

17th soldier recovered from Gayari

RAWALPINDI: Body of another soldier was recovered from Gayari Sector of Siachen on Thursday, bringing the total number of bodies recovered so far to 17.

According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) spokesman, it is the second body found on Thursday. So far, a total of 17 bodies have been found. It may be mentioned here that 139 soldiers, including some civilians, were buried under a huge snow slide on April 7 in Gayari Sector near Skardu.