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Two Amarnath pilgrims die

Press Trust of India  |  Srinagar 

Two pilgrims died due to natural causes, taking the death toll in this year's to the shrine in south Himalayas to 14, police said today.

A woman pilgrim, (54), a resident of Hyderabad, died due to at Baltal base camp of the yatra in Ganderbal district of during the night, a said.

He said the body is lying at the base camp hospital.

Another pilgrim, (72), a resident of Andhra Pradesh, was taken ill and admitted to in Soura here. He passed away at the hospital today, the said.

The death toll in this year's yatra, which began on 28 June, has now risen to 14.

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First Published: Sun, July 08 2018. 14:35 IST