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Two Vaishnodevi pilgrims die of heart attack

india Updated: Oct 07, 2010 12:59 IST

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Two pilgrims on their way to cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi died after they suffered heart attack in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir.

38-year-old Rajinder Joshi of Mumbai was returning back after paying obeisance at the cave shrine when he had a severe cardiac arrest at Adh Kuwari on Thursday.

Joshi, rushed to a hospital in Katra town, was declared as brought dead, they said, adding his body has been handed over to the family members after post-mortem.

Another 58-year-old pilgrim Rama Jha of Bihar died due to heart attack at Ban Ganga enroute cave shrine of Vaishno Devi last night, they said.