Over 80,000 get registered for Amarnath pilgrimage

More than 80,000 pilgrims have registered themselves for the upcoming annual Amarnath yatra in the Himalayas in Jammu and Kashmir in the four days since the registration process began.

Last Updated: May 15, 2011, 12:16 PM IST

Srinagar: More than 80,000 pilgrims have registered themselves for the upcoming annual Amarnath yatra in the Himalayas in Jammu and Kashmir in the four days since the registration process began.

"A total of 43,435 people have opted for the traditional Pahalgam route and 36,878 have secured registration for the Baltal route," chief executive officer of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board RK Goyal said.

Srinagar: More than 80,000 pilgrims have registered themselves for the upcoming annual Amarnath yatra in the Himalayas in Jammu and Kashmir in the four days since the registration process began.

"A total of 43,435 people have opted for the traditional Pahalgam route and 36,878 have secured registration for the Baltal route," chief executive officer of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board RK Goyal said.

PTI