Trekker Dies of Cardiac Arrest During Chadar Trek

Trekker dies of cardiac arrest during Chadar trek. His body was found by the Air Force.

Published
India
1 min read
The body was found when the Indian Air Force launched an air rescue this morning. The frozen Zanskar river in Ladakh
i

A Mumbai resident died of cardiac arrest during Chadar Trek in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region, officials said Thursday.

The body was found when the Indian Air Force launched an air rescue this morning, they said.

Daval Suresh Shah, a resident of Mumbai, suffered cardiac arrest near Tibb Cave on Chadar Trek in Leh district, the officials said.

The body was airlifted to Leh Air Force Station, the officials said.

Kashmir Divisional Commissioner Baseer Khan has asked the Leh deputy commissioner to complete legal formalities so that the body be sent to Mumbai, they said.

(This story was auto-published from a syndicated feed. No part of the story has been edited by The Quint.)

(The Quint is available on Telegram. For handpicked stories every day, subscribe to us on Telegram)

We'll get through this! Meanwhile, here's all you need to know about the Coronavirus outbreak to keep yourself safe, informed, and updated.

Stay Updated

Subscribe To Our Daily Newsletter And Get News Delivered Straight To Your Inbox.

Join over 120,000 subscribers!