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Youth dies in avalanche

Press Trust of India  |  Srinagar 

Zubair Ahmad Chowdary, an MBBS student at JV medical college in Bemina, was killed on the spot while four other persons, including three tourists were injured.

The avalanche was triggered by a melting glacier at Thajwas, 90 kms from here, the spokesman said.

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First Published: Wed, September 12 2012. 16:45 IST