Another batch of pilgrims leaves for Amarnath

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 11:47

Jammu: Amid tight security, a fresh batch of 888 pilgrims on Tuesday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in South Kashmir Himalayas.

The pilgrims comprising 545 men, 178 women, 16 children and 149 `sadhus` left in a cavalcade of 33 vehicles from Bhagwati Nagar base camp in Jammu at around 0520 hours.

With today`s batch, as many as 89,539 pilgrims have left Jammu for their onward journey to Amarnath.
PTI




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