Kullu (Himachal Pradesh): On the second day of rescue operations, nine persons including three German nationals were airlifted from a camp in Sarchu and dropped in Kullu today. The rescued persons were admitted to hospital after the landing. Around 300 people have been rescued from Lahaul-Spiti region so far. Indian Air Force (IAF) is toiling hard to rescue the remaining stranded in affected regions.
IAF is inducting two more Cheetah helicopters to assist in rescue and relief operations in Himachal Pradesh.
Two Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) and one Medium Lift Helicopters (MLH) were deployed yesterday.