Pilgrim drowns in Gosaikunda


26th May, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew


RASUWA, May 26: A pilgrim drowned in a lake in Gosaikunda this morning while taking a holy dip.

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The deceased has been identified as Rojina Karki, 40, of Naikap of Chandragiri Municipality-14, Kathmandu, police said. She arrived here along with her kin three days ago on a religious trip to observe the Ganga Dasahara Festival kicked off from today.

She drowned while taking a bath in the Neelkantha Lake. Gosaikunda that lies in Rasuwa district is one of the famous religious sites of Nepal.