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Two Amarnath Yatris dead

Srinagar

12-July-2019

Two pilgrims on Amarnath Yatra died here on Friday, police sources said.

According to police sources, 65-year-old Srikanth Doshi from Gujarat and 55-year-old Shashi Kumar from Jharkhand died today during the Yatra.

"Srikanth Doshi died at Sheshnag halt on the traditional Pahalgam-Cave shrine route, while Shashi Kumar died while halting after performing the Yatra.

"The cause of death in both these cases is being ascertained," sources said. IANS