Fresh batch of 911 pilgrims leave for Amarnath

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 27, 2011 - 12:55

Jammu: Amid tight security, a batch of
911 pilgrims Wednesday left for the Amarnath yatra from here, police said.
As many as 472 men, 132 women, 10 children and 297
sadhus left from the Bhagwati Nagar base camp here around 0510
hours this morning in a cavalcade of 27 vehicles for the 13,500-feet high cave shrine situated in south Kashmir Himalayas.
With today`s batch, as many as 72,119 pilgrims have left
Jammu in 28th batches for their onward journey to the cave
shrine.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, July 27, 2011 - 12:55

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