Jammu, DEC 15: There is a great news for pilgrims planning to visit Vashino Devi. The Vashino Devi shrine board will soon launch a direct helicopter service from Jammu to Katra. At Present the Helicopter service is from Katra to Sanjhi chat Katra. The pilgrims have to walk all the way from Sanjhi Chhat to Bhawan to pay obesicence at the holy Shrine.
According to the president of the Board Mr.Ajit Kumar Sahu, this service will soon Operational. At initial stage, helicopters will be flying on the trial bases and only be used for the army and VIP movement. Once the trial will be over, it will be made available to civilians.
In addition to this, the board is also considering to increase the number of battery operated cars that run upto Bhavan, as there is a massive rush of the devotees during this season.