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Vaishno Devi pilgrim from Bihar dies in JK's Katra

Press Trust of India  |  Jammu 

A 61-year-old pilgrim from died Saturday after falling unconscious at a hotel in the base camp for Mata Shrine in district of and Kashmir, police said.

Suraj Dev Parshad, a resident of Karmali Chak area of Patna, had reached to pay obeisance at the famous shrine.

He fell unconscious at a hotel counter while booking a room and was immediately rushed to nearby a community health centre, a said.

Parshad was declared brought dead by doctors and his body would be handed over to his family members after completion of legal formalities, the said.

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First Published: Sat, September 08 2018. 14:45 IST