The victim, a head constable of CRPF was deployed at Gate Number 3 where landslide took place.
Rescue team has reached at the site of landslide to rescue those trapped under debris. The yatra to the cave shrine has been suspended for the time being.
A landslide was also occurred on Banganga-Ardhkuwari road earlier this month which claimed at least five lives.
#FLASH: Landslide hits Mata Vaishno Devi Bhawan (J&K), one head constable of CRPF dead (confirmed by IG CRPF)— ANI (@ANI_news) August 24, 2016