AMARNATH YATRA 2019 | Day 7: 14,293 pay obeisance, pilgrim dies in Jammu

On the 7th day of the ongoing Amarnath Yatra, 14,293 pilgrims paid obeisance at the Holy Cave, an official spokesman saidi Till date, 95,923 Yatris had the darshan of the Shivling at the Holy Cave.

Meanwhile, a 42-year-old Amarnath pilgrim from Gujarat died at a hospital here on Sunday, days after paying obeisance at the 3,880-metre at the cave shrine in southern Himalayas, a police official said.

He identified the deceased pilgrim Ankit Kumar.  “The body of the deceased has been shifted to the mortuary and his kin have been informed,” the official added.