- "The general situation after the recent avalanche is complicated. Many areas can't be reached overland, but luckily it's sunny and the helicopters can pick up the survivors. Up to yesterday, the number of dead was about 230"
says Lella, Medical Coordinator at our Surgical and Medical Centre in the Panjsheer Valley
. "Of the people caught up in the avalanche and brought here to the hospital, three risk the amputation