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Pakistan Army Rescues Stranded LUMHS Students in Gilgit

RAWALPINDI: A Pakistan Army helicopter rescued 22 students of a private university stranded in snow-hit Gilgit-Baltistan on Monday, said Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).

According to the military’s media wing, the 22 students of Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) stranded when the vehicle they were travelling in stuck in heavy snowfall near Ratto, a village near Astore Valley.

The university administration requested the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa to help save the lives of stranded students.