Swiss tourist dies in Shimshal

PT Report

Hunza, October 12: A 60 year old female tourist has, reportedly, passed away in Shismhal Valley due to “lack of Oxygen”.

According to details published in a local Urdu daily (Mahasib), Lucette Martin, a Swis national, has died due to lack of Oxygen in the highly mountainous Shimshal region of Gojal Valley, Hunza.

Lucette Martin, reportedly, was member of a 13-member team  who had come to the valley during the last week of September. The tourist company who had arranged the trip has, reportedly, requested the Army Aviation for transportation of the dead body to Islamabad.


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2 Responses to Swiss tourist dies in Shimshal

  1. Farman ravian says:

    She was six-ty,,nd what was she doing right there in the mountains.

  2. Sandra MATHIEU says:

    Hi,
    Do we have news today ? Have they been all transported in Islamabad now. Thank you

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