Two Amarnath pilgrims die
Jammu & Kashmir

Two Amarnath pilgrims die

Agency News

Srinagar, Jul 12 : A yatri from Gujarat and another from Jharkhand died during the pilgrimage to holy Amarnath cave shrine in South Kashmir Himalayas, a yatra official said on Friday.

Sixty-three-year-old pilgrim, identified as Shrikanth Doshi, resident of Gujarat, died at Sheshnag on traditional Pahalgam cave shrine track. The cause of his death was being ascertained, he told UNI.

He said another pilgrim Sheshi Bushan Kumar (55), resident of Jharkhand, died near the cave shrine. Singh after darshan of the Ice-Shivlingam had night halt near the camp and died in his sleep.

The cause of death was being ascertained, he added. (UNI)