Jammu: A nonagenarian pilgrim today died while on his way to the cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi in Trikuta hills in Reasi district here, police said.
Madda Sethi, a Karnataka-native was heading towards the shrine when he suddenly collapsed and lost consciousness.
“He was shifted to a hospital in Katra where he was declared brought dead,” a police officer said.
“It can be a case of heart attack although the reason behind his death can be ascertained only after the post-mortem report is received,” he added.
The body has been handed over to his family members. PTI
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