Vaishno Devi

Pilgrim dies enroute cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi

A 37-year-old pilgrim died on his way to the cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi in the Trikuta hills of Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district on Thursday.

Aug 03, 2017, 21:27 PM IST

Vaishno Devi pilgrim from Goa dies of cardiac arrest

Devalatakar was rushed to a dispensary at Himkoti, where the doctors declared him "brought dead". 

Jul 07, 2017, 15:24 PM IST

Forest fire in Trikuta hills, Vaishno Devi yatra briefly halted

The fire broke out on the new battery car track and later, spread to the other stretches. The 'yatra' route was closed as a precautionary measure, the police said.

May 28, 2017, 16:58 PM IST

AK-47 rifle bullet recovered from Vaishno Devi pilgrim

A live cartridge of an AK-47 rifle was seized from a pilgrim who was en route the Vaishno Devi shrine in Reasi district here, police said on Tuesday.

Apr 04, 2017, 16:25 PM IST

AK-rifle bullet recovered from Vaishno Devi bound pilgrim

Police has recovered a live cartridge of AK-47 rifle from a pilgrim en route cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district.

Apr 04, 2017, 15:17 PM IST
Good news for Vaishno Devi pilgrims! Helicopter fares slashed

Good news for Vaishno Devi pilgrims! Helicopter fares slashed

The one-way helicopter fare for the Vaishno Devi shrine from the base town of Katra was Rs 1,170 for each passenger.

Mar 31, 2017, 11:26 AM IST

Security stepped-up at Vaishno Devi before Navratra

Security has been stepped-up at the Vaishno Devi Shrine ahead of Navratra, which begins October 2, with deployments of extra police companies and CCTV surveillance across Katra town here, police said on Tuesday.

Sep 27, 2016, 19:43 PM IST
Pilgrim dies on his way to Vaishno Devi shrine; case registered - Know what happened

Pilgrim dies on his way to Vaishno Devi shrine; case registered - Know what happened

In an unfortunate incident, a pilgrim died on Monday on his way to Vaishno Devi shrine.

Sep 05, 2016, 18:43 PM IST

Vaishno Devi-bound pilgrim dies due to heart attack

A 54-year-old Vaishno Devi-bound pilgrim died apparently after suffering a heart attack in Katra town of Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district today.

Aug 27, 2016, 12:53 PM IST
Good news for Vaishno Devi pilgrims! Shrine Board to announce new route soon - Know details

Good news for Vaishno Devi pilgrims! Shrine Board to announce new route soon - Know details

There's a good news for Vaishno Devi pilgrims.

Aug 23, 2016, 12:40 PM IST

Vaishno Devi yatra suspended after landslide

Vaishno Devi Yatra stopped after the land slide. IMD has issued a warning about the more rain in the area.

Aug 06, 2016, 23:10 PM IST
J&K: Four Vaishno Devi pilgrims killed after landslide near Ardhkuwari temple

J&K: Four Vaishno Devi pilgrims killed after landslide near Ardhkuwari temple

At least three pilgrims were killed and seven others were left injured following a landslide in Katra in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. 

Aug 06, 2016, 08:50 AM IST