At least fourteen deaths due to avalanches in Pakistan
Certainly fourteen deaths when the village of Sher Shall, at Chitral in Pakistan was affected by avalanches. According to the police may be more than a hundred people in the snow to get stuck.
There is concern for more victims, reports Geo News. Witnesses report that twenty houses in the Northern Pakistani village stood by avalanches are buried under the snow.
The rescue work is difficult, because a road to the village is closed because of heavy rain – and snowfall. A helicopter is on its way, meanwhile, to try the inhabitants of the village itself, the rescue work to pick it up.