An avalanche occurred near Shunter Pass in Astore district of Gilgit-Baltistan province of Pakistan, known as the "land of peaks". Police and rescue teams were dispatched to the area.
Local officials said in a statement that 10 people lost their lives and 25 people were injured. It is stated that search and rescue operations in the region are being carried out with difficulty due to the difficult terrain.
Source: Ihlas News Agency