Breaking: Another female pilgrim from Katsina died in Makkah
Reports reaching Katsina Post has it that another female pilgrim from Katsina has reportedly died in the holy month of Makkah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The pilgrim simply identified as Rakiya, according to our sources hailed from Dandagoro of Batagarawa Local government, Katsina State.
Information regarding her death is still scratchy as at the time of filling this report.
Recall that the Chairman, Medical Committee, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Dr. Ibrahim Kana, has confirmed the death of a female pilgrim from Katsina State in Makkah earlier.
Reacting to inquiries from Daily Trust’s correspondent in Madinah, Dr. Kana, said the late pilgrim died probably from myocardial infarction which is secondary to hypertensive heart disease.
He said the deceased who died in her sleep was discovered by roommates early this morning before his team were involved and medically certified her dead.
Dr. Kana, who said her body had been moved to the mortuary and then prepared for burial accordingly based on instructions from the medical committee, added that “we usually conduct a verbal autopsy on pilgrims who die under such circumstances.”