Ganderbal : A 30-year-old yatri from Delhi died Monday due to cardiac arrest at Baltal base Camp in Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, taking the death toll in the ongoing yatra to three.
The deceased was identified as Manoj Kumar son of Bal Kishan Kumar resident of Delhi. Kumar died due to cardiac arrest this morning, a police official said.
With the death of Kumar, the death toll in this year’s yatra has risen to three.
A pilgrim from Jammu was killed by a shooting stone at Brarimarg on June 29, while an assistant sub-inspector of the ITBP suffered cardiac arrest at the same place a day before.