A batch of 255 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath Shrine

A batch of 255 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath ShrineJammu : A batch of 255 pilgrims today left the Jammu base camp for the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in South Kashmir.
A convoy of seven vehicles carrying the 255 devotees left the Yatri Niwas at Bhagwati Nagar around 4:55 AM to pay obeisance at the holy cave shrine, police said.

The batch, comprising 145 men, 30 women, 8 children and 72 sadhus, was on its way to twin base camps of Pahalagam and Baltal.