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Stranded Tourists in Sikkim Rescued by Indo-Tibetan Border Force

  by NEWSNER , 2021-03-25 10:16:15


Stranded Tourists in Sikkim Rescued by Indo-Tibetan Border Force

The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) saved 17 vacationers abandoned in Sikkim's Sherathang territory. 

 

The rescue mission was completed by the 48th Battalion of ITBP on Tuesday at 13,500 feet. 

 

 

Credit: NDTV

 

As indicated by ITBP, three traveller vehicles with 17 sightseers were abandoned close by Sherathang because of weighty snowfall. 

 

"The sightseers comprised of 3 youngsters, 4 ladies and 10 men. Clinical assistance was given to ladies and a kid who was feeling debilitated," ITBP said. 

 

"The salvage activity began on Tuesday evening and the vacationers were evacuated by 10 pm," it added.

 

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