December 10, 2017
Kottayam: A native of Tamil Nadu Balu, 42, died after he collapsed at Sabarimala hill shrine on Sunday.
Balu of Vizhupuram was standing in the queue in the wee hours when he swooned near ayurveda hospital and was taken to the hospital, police said.
He died at about 5.15 am. The body was taken to Pamba immediately. Babu had been standing in the line for long hours.
There was heavy rush in the temple for the last few days. The pilgrims were being detained at Pamba to control the rush.