India says mission to recover climbers’ bodies likely to take 10 days

An ambulance is parked outside an airport where the bodies of missing climbers are expected to arrive in Pithoragarh town, in the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand, India June 5, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

PITHORAGARH, India (Reuters) – Indian authorities will likely take around ten days to recover the bodies of five missing climbers believed to have been killed in an avalanche high in the Himalayas, government and police officials said. The officials said authorities will conduct another aerial reconnaissance on Thursday or Friday to find a way to […]

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