Amid tight security, the 20th batch of 1,583 pilgrims left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas.
Amid tight security, the 17th batch of 2,139 pilgrims today left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.
Srinagar-Jammu national highway was closed after fresh snowfall in Bannihal and Patnitop sectors of the over 300-kilometre long road in Jammu and Kashmir.
Only light motor vehicles would be allowed to move on the Jammu-Srinagar highway Sunday because a portion of it caved in, traffic authorities said.
The 300-km-long Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, the only surface link between Kashmir and rest of the country, was closed for vehicular traffic for second consecutive day today, due to snowfall and slippery conditions.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai