Tourist dies because of altitude sickness

Dolkha, Nov 25: A tourist who had come on a visit of the Kalinchok temple, the famous religious and tourism spot in Dolakha district, died of altitude sickness here today. The deceased is 58-year-old Krishna Prasad Gautam of Kadaghari, Kathmandu, police said.

Photo:Bijay Bajra Bajracharya

Gautam had fallen sick at a hotel in Kuri bazaar where he had stayed. He died in course of treatment at the Community Hospital at the district headquarters, Charikot, this morning. A team of visitors including Gautam had come here on Friday on a visit to the temple. tourismmail

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