Two Amarnath Pilgrims Die, Number Of Dead Rises To 14
| Sunday | 8th July, 2018
(Representational)Two pilgrims died due to natural causes, taking the death toll in this year's pilgrimage to the Amarnath shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas to 14, police said today.
The death toll in this year's yatra, which began on 28 June, has now risen to 14.
Another pilgrim, Ravinder Nath, 72, a resident of Andhra Pradesh, was taken ill and admitted to SKIMS hospital in Soura.
The official said the body is lying at the base camp hospital.
He passed away at the hospital today, the official said.
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