Jammu and Kashmir News
As many as 1.5 lakh devotees have registered for the annual pilgrimage to the holy shrine of Amarnath so far. According to an official spokesperson, till date, over 1.5 lakh yatris have registered themselves for the annual 59 day pilgrimage to the holy cave shrine of Amarnath which is scheduled to commence from June 2 and would conclude on August 19.
In a meeting chaired by Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Asgar Samoon, the arrangements made for the ensuing Yatra were reviewed. He said that over 7500 yatris would be allowed for Yatra per day and adequate arrangements have been made for the pilgrims along the track. Over 25 medical camps have been established on various destinations in Pahalgam and Baltal routes for immediate provision of medical facilities and ambulance services.