Indian Soldier Found Alive Under Snow After 6 Days

In a miraculous turn of events, the soldier was found still breathing under 25 feet deep snow at the Siachen glacier!

Lance Naik Hanaman Thappa, one of the 10 army jawans who were buried under snow due to the avalanche on the Siachen glacier on February 3, has been rescued alive. He was found after a rigorous search operation of 6 days and is presently in critical situation. 

The jawan was found under 25 feet of snow and was evacuated to the army's base camp at the Siachen Glacier. From there, he is being flown to Delhi's Research and Referral Hospital in a special air ambulance.

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

Army Commander Northern Command Lt. Gen. D.S. Hooda said in an interview, "Lance Naik Hanamanthappa has been found alive. He is critical but all attempts are being made to evacuate him to RR hospital in the morning. We hope the miracle continues. Pray with us."

 As of now, five bodies have been recovered and while the remaining four have been located, the efforts are on to retrieve them.

Image Source: PTI

What do you think?

Life
Share
9 Miraculous Workout Moves to Get the 'Best Body' in 1 Minute!
An ultimate guide to #InstaFitness!
Life
Share
Here Are 12 Funniest Reactions to the Snapchat Fiasco!
Poor or not, we're def rich in humour!
Life
Share
5 Secret Tips Every Fit Girl Follows!
Thank us later...
Life
Share
Get a Flat Stomach Super-Quick With This ONE Exercise
Recommended by Harvard doctors, this effective move doesn't even require the gym or any equipments!
Life
Share
Here's Why Sairee Chahal Set Up India's First Women-Only Job Portal...
...and how she did it.
Life
Share
7 Super-Gross Things That Happen When You Don't Change Out of Your Gym Clothes
Seriously. Get out of your gym clothes ASAP.
Life
Share
How Documentary Filmmaker Sabiha Sumar Crowdfunded Her Brilliant New Project
"Getting funding from any set of investors is a terribly trying experience—there's no circumventing the pain of the process in any...
Life
Share
Age Shaming (But In Reverse)
A whole lot of young people just don't feel as sprightly as the rest—and when you prefer staying in to slugging shots, every day is...
Life
Share
Here Are 15 Weight Loss Secrets Spilled by Your Favourite Celebs!
Here's all the motivation you need to get that summer bod.
Life
Share
How to Get a Safe Abortion
The steps to take no matter how far along you are, or how much money you have.