Female yatri dies of cardiac arrest at Baltal base camp

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Srinagar: An Amarnath Yatri died of cardiac arrest at Baltal base camp in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Sunday.

Officials said that a yatri, identified as Sundri Devi (62), wife of Ram Narayan Chohan of Dola-Ajmeer Rajasthan, died after she felt chest pain and collapsed today early morning.

She was shifted to a nearby hospital where doctors declared her brought dead. Police have taken cognizance of the case, said an official.