A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery

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  • A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery
  • A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery
  • A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery
    In some truly chilling and devastating news coming from Pakistan, 23 innocent people, 10 of who were children, lost their lives on a mountain road
  • A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery
    They were amongst several tourists heading up to the hill resort of Murree northeast of the capital city of Islamabad
  • A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery
    Temperatures in the area dropped below freezing and hyperthermia took its toll on the unfortunate who couldn’t make it
  • A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery
    Murree, which was built as a medical camp during colonial times, in fact has space for up to 5000 cars and close to 100,000 people were on their way
  • A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery
  • A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery
    The locals and the authorities have until now managed to rescue 300 people and have been providing essentials like food and blankets to those stranded
  • A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery
    The Pakistani Army and paramilitary has also stepped in to aid the rescue effort
  • A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery
    The road to Murree now remains closed until conditions improve, with only essentials being allowed to go through for now. Rescue by air will commence once the weather improves
  • A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery
    The Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan has ordered an inquiry into this incident, to prevent such a tragedy from ever occurring again. Swipe Up to read more.
  • A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery
  • A Blizzard On A Mountain Road Claims The Lives Of 23 In Northern Pakistan - gallery
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