46-Year-Old Dies Trekking Velliangiri Hills in Coimbatore; Death Toll Reaches Nine This Year

A 46-year-old man died while trekking to Velliangiri Hills in Coimbatore, raising the year’s death toll to nine. Identified as Punniyakodi from Ponneri Taluk in Tiruvallur district, he trekked with friends on Sunday but felt dizzy and vomited while climbing the first hills. Rushed to Boluvampatti Primary Health Centre (PHC), he was pronounced dead on arrival. In response, the Coimbatore forest department urged devotees with medical conditions to avoid hill treks, advising comprehensive health checks before attempting the rigorous climb.

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