Army’s helicopters rescue Shehroze, Fazal from Nanga Parbat in high risk Op

Helicopter of Pakistan Army Aviation airlifted stranded climbers Shahroze Kashif and Fazal Ali Shimshali, from Camp 1 of Nanga Parbat and shifted them to Gilgit.

Pakistan Army, since Wednesday was coordinating a high risk rescue operation to evacuate stranded mountaineers Shehroze Kashif and Fazal Ali who were stuck at Nanga Parbat.

Pakistan army aviation helicopters and a ground search team comprising high altitude porters / rescuers were employed to rescue the mountaineers.

Pakistan army aviation pilots, in a daring attempt, flew Two heli missions despite bad weather conditions but couldn’t pick up the mountaineers due to dense clouds and very high altitude.

Meanwhile, the ground search team was also nearing stranded mountaineers who are currently at Camp-3 at 21000 feet height.

The army aviation pilots then flew again today subject to weather conditions as ground team attempt to rescue the mountaineers to Camp-2.