According to reports and updates, 16 are dead, 17 have been hospitalized and another 10 in shock. Today morning, Anu Vidhya, an avid trekker from Chennai who was 25, passed away after sustaining 80% burn injuries. A member of the CTC she was a vegan and an advocate of the same wanting to be the first vegan to climb Mount Everest!
A newly married couple also passed away in the group. Divya and Vivek were runaway lovers who eloped and married!
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