The platforms constructed on all sites have been consolidated. However, excavation work is being focused on expansion of the sites.
Ground penetrating Rader Teams have indentified two more points for further probe. Since 7th April 2012, when avalanche hit Battalion Headquarters at Gayari, a total of 1.73 million cubic feet area have been excavated.
Norwegian team after rendering necessary assistance have arrived in Islamabad and will be leaving for their country tomorrow.
A view of ongoing Rescue Work by Pak Army at Gayari Sector Siachen. (23-04-2012) – Photo ISPR