Hunza, January 5: Four helicopters of the Pakistan Army started search, rescue and relief operations in the disaster hit Attabad village of Hunza valley today. So far the local volunteers had been conducting the relief operations.
The choppers would also shift the 200 stranded commuters belonging to Gojal valley to their villages in upper Hunza.
In the meanwhile scarcity of food supply, medicines and fuel is becoming a very serious threat in Gojal Valley. According to reports shops supplying food items in Gulmit and other larger villages of the valley have finished their stocks and can not bring in fresh supplies due to the blockade of Karakuram Highway.