At least five people, including three women, on Monday, died due to a landslide in Galli-Bhatoli area of tehsil Chilli-Pingal in Bhalessa area of Doda district of Jammu.
“Landslide occurred this morning in Gandoh tehsil of Doda owing to overnight rains due to which a mud house collapsed,” an official said.
They said that three women and two men died after getting buried under the debris.
“The rescue operation was launched and all the bodies were retrieved,” he added.
More details are awaited.