Shri Amarnath Shrine Board

Amarnath accident victims' kin to get Rs 3 lakh compensation

Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra, who is also chairman of SASB, expressed his deep grief over the incident and conveyed his condolences to the bereaved families of those killed, an official spokesman said here.

Jul 16, 2017, 23:10 PM IST

Amarnath Yatra to begin on June 29

The 40-day long annual 'yatra' to the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in South Kashmir Himalayas will commence on June 29, the shrine board said on Monday.

Jan 16, 2017, 22:19 PM IST

SASB to deploy 19 rescue teams to assist Amarnath pilgrims

Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) on Saturday decided to deploy 19 rescue teams to assist yatris during the annual pilgrimage beginning July 2 this year.

Jun 20, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

Helicopter bookings for Amarnath Yatra to start from March 20

Advance online booking of helicopter tickets for this year's Amarnath Yatra will start from March 20, a senior official of the shrine board said here on Thursday.

Mar 19, 2015, 23:09 PM IST

59-day Amaranth Yatra to begin from July 2

 The Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) headed by Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra on Sunday decided that this year's pilgrimage to the cave shrine would start from July 2 and the duration would be for 59 days.

Jan 25, 2015, 22:09 PM IST

Woman pilgrim dies during Amarnath yatra

A 65-year-old woman pilgrim died en route to the 3,880 metre high holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas on Tuesday, taking the death toll in the ongoing yatra to 13, officials said.

Jul 08, 2014, 18:17 PM IST

Online booking of helicopters for Amarnath to start March 27

Online booking of helicopter tickets for this year`s Amarnath yatra shall commence on March 27.

Mar 24, 2014, 16:49 PM IST

Online heli-ticket booking for Amarnath yatra to begin in March

The online booking of helicopter tickets for this year Amarnath`s pilgrimage will commence on March 17, the Jammu and Kashmir government said on Wednesday.

Feb 26, 2014, 21:52 PM IST

Amarnath Yatra to begin from June 28, registration from March

The annual pilgrimage to Amarnath cave shrine will begin from June 28 this year and conclude on August 10, it was announced on Monday.

Jan 20, 2014, 23:37 PM IST

14 current registration counters for unregistered Amarnath yatris: SASB

Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) on Saturday opened 14 current registration counters following the arrival of a significant number of unregistered pilgrims.

Jun 29, 2013, 21:23 PM IST

Security reviewed for Amarnath pilgrimage

Senior police officers met here on Thursday to review security arrangements for the forthcoming annual Hindu pilgrimage to the Amarnath cave shrine in Himalayan heights of Jammu and Kashmir. The yatra begins June 28.

May 30, 2013, 20:13 PM IST

J&K Guv reviews Amarnath Yatra arrangements

As many as 422 outlets will be employed for the registration of pilgrims for this year`s Amarnath Yatra, scheduled to be held between June 28 and August 21, a senior official of the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board said.

Feb 26, 2013, 21:45 PM IST

Compulsory health certificate must for Amarnath pilgrims: SASB

Pilgrims to the Amarnath cave shrine in South Kashmir Himalayas will have to submit a compulsory health certificate while seeking registeration for the annual pilgrimage, Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) on Friday said.

Feb 08, 2013, 23:53 PM IST

Unregistered Amarnath pilgrims cause chaos

Unregistered pilgrims for the annual Amarnath yatra in the Jammu and Kashmir Himalayas are causing massive problems for the registered pilgrims and for the authorities, resulting in chaos, an official said.

Jun 28, 2012, 13:31 PM IST

Over 2.50 lakh pilgrims register for Amarnath yatra

More than 2.50 lakh pilgrims have registered themselves for the forthcoming Amarnath yatra to the holy cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas.

Jun 02, 2012, 11:28 AM IST

Steps to complete work along Amarnath yatra route

SASB directed the engineering staff and contractors to mobilise additional manpower to complete the backlog work caused due to continuous bad weather.

May 27, 2012, 20:22 PM IST

‘Amarnath yatra duration cut highly condemnable’

BSP said that the period of Amarnath yatra should be left to convenience of devotees.

May 21, 2012, 15:51 PM IST

Grps threaten to start Amarnath Yatra from June 3

The Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) has said it will organise the pilgrimage from June 25 to Aug 2, a total of 39 days.

May 19, 2012, 14:54 PM IST

Navin Choudhary takes over as SASB CEO

J&K Governor NN Vohra appointed Navin Kumar Choudhary as Chief Executive Officer of the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board and Shri Vaishno Devi Shrine Board.

Mar 20, 2012, 21:37 PM IST

Amarnath Board has surrendered to NC govt: BJP

BJP objected to curtailing the duration of Amarnath Yatra to just 39 days this year, saying there was no rationale behind the decision.

Feb 27, 2012, 17:47 PM IST