Watch: How Indian Army trains soldiers for extreme cold, high altitude ops
Watch how the Indian Army trains its soldiers for warfare and rescue operations in high altitude areas. Soldiers undergo such training at the Army’s High Altitude Warfare School in Jammu and Kashmir’s Gulmarg. Here, the trainees are taught how to build igloos to survive the fierce cold. They are also trained in skiing. Soldiers are also taught how to carry out rescue operations during avalanches etc.