A Russian citizen killed yesterday by the avalanche in Ak-Suu district of Issyk-Kul region was a tourist, the Ministry of Emergency Situations said.
The incident occurred on February 25 at 12.45 pm at the Tuz-Suu pasture near the village of Jyrgalan.
Vera Kurshakova, 30-year-old resident of Vladimir region of Russia, remained in snow.
A rescue team arrived to the scene at 1.30 pm and managed to pull out the body of the deceased woman. The corpse was delivered to a morgue in Karakol.
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