Female yatri dies of cardiac arrest at Baltal base camp

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.