Kathiroor (Kannur): A Malayali couple died after falling into a gorge in Yosemite National Park in California of USA, while they were taking a selfie from the top of a cliff. Vishnu (29) his wife Meenkashi (29) died in the mishap.
Vishnu is the son of Dr. M. V. Viswanath and Dr. C. Suhasini who work in Kathiroor Sreyas Hospital. Meenakshi is the daughter of Kottayam native Ramamoorthi, the owner of Surya Guest Line hotel, and Chithra, an officer in India Overseas Bank.
The Indian Consulate informed the relatives of the couple’s death in the wee hours of Saturday. The dead bodies had shattered in the mishap and they were identified with the help of their ID card and driving license.
Vishnu and Meenakshi were students of Chengannur Engineering College and were married in 2014. Vishnu is working as an engineer in Cidco software company in California. The couple had come to Kerala one year ago on vacation.