Four pilgrims killed in landslide at Vaishno Devi shrine

Four pilgrims were killed in a landslide and seven including a 10-year-old boy were injured after a big stone rolled down and hit them near cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi in Reasi district of Jammu. “A big stone rolled down and hit three pilgrims near gate number-3 of the cave shrine today,” a police spokesperson said. The incident took place near Ardhkuwari temple in Katra. Abhay, from Aligarh, is seriously injured and was admitted to Community Health Centre in Katra. The other two injured pilgrims are 20-year-old Surjeet Barman from West Bengal and 30-year-old Rajiv Singh from Rajasthan.All injured have been hospitalised.

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