Amarnath pilgrims

309 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath Yatra

309 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath Yatra

 Another batch of 309 pilgrims left Jammu on Sunday to undertake the ongoing Amarnath Yatra.

Jul 30, 2017, 07:55 AM IST

1,141 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

Another batch of 1,141 pilgrims left Jammu on Sunday for the Kashmir Valley to perform the annual Amarnath Yatra, officials said.

Jul 23, 2017, 09:58 AM IST
1,180 pilgrims leave for Amarnath

1,180 pilgrims leave for Amarnath

A fresh batch of over 1,100 pilgrims left here on Saturday to perform the ongoing Amarnath Yatra, an official said.

Jul 22, 2017, 09:54 AM IST

2,224 pilgrims leave for Amarnath from Jammu

Escorted by the CRPF and police, the batch comprising of 1,522 males, 467 females, and 235 sadhus and sadhvis left in a convoy of 85 vehicles for Baltal and Pahalgam base-camps this morning, officials said.

 

Jul 18, 2017, 19:08 PM IST

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
PM Narendra Modi condoles Amarnath pilgrim deaths in bus crash

PM Narendra Modi condoles Amarnath pilgrim deaths in bus crash

At least 16 pilgrims were killed and several others injured when their vehicle fell into a gorge on the Jammu- Srinagar National Highway in Ramban district.

Jul 16, 2017, 17:11 PM IST
16 dead, 35 injured as bus carrying Amarnath pilgrims falls into gorge

16 dead, 35 injured as bus carrying Amarnath pilgrims falls into gorge

In yet another tragic incident, 16 Amarnath pilgrims killed and 35 others were left injured as vehicle carrying them falls into gorge on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in Ramban district. 

Jul 16, 2017, 14:53 PM IST
 Over 1.86 lakh pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath shrine since June 29

Over 1.86 lakh pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath shrine since June 29

Escorted by the CRPF and the police personnel, the fresh batch, consisting of 3,111 males, 892 females and 102 sadhus and sadhvis, left in a convoy of 191 vehicles for Baltal and Pahalgam base-camps this morning

Jul 14, 2017, 23:09 PM IST

EU lawmaker condemns Amarnath terror attack

Seven pilgrims were killed and 19 injured in the attack.

Jul 14, 2017, 18:19 PM IST
US condemns 'cowardly' attack on Amarnath pilgrims, vows to fight terror

US condemns 'cowardly' attack on Amarnath pilgrims, vows to fight terror

US on Wednesday strongly condemned the 'cowardly' attack on Amarnath pilgrims.

Jul 12, 2017, 23:57 PM IST
Two Pakistanis among four terrorists involved in attack on Amarnath pilgrims, says MHA; 'highest alert' sounded across J&K

Two Pakistanis among four terrorists involved in attack on Amarnath pilgrims, says MHA; 'highest alert' sounded across J&K

Security forces have launched a massive hunt for Pakistani national and LeT 'commander' Abu Ismail who has emerged as the mastermind of terror attack on Amarnath pilgrims

Jul 12, 2017, 23:17 PM IST

No cancellation, rescheduling charges on Jammu flights till July 13: Air India

Air India on Wednesday announced to waive penalty charges for no-show, cancellation and rescheduling of tickets for passengers travelling to and from Jammu in the aftermath of the terror attack on Amarnath pilgrims.

Jul 12, 2017, 22:46 PM IST

Separatists hail Kashmiris for denouncing attack on Amarnath pilgrims

The killing has sparked an outrage in Kashmir, with most people dismissing denouncing the attack on pilgrims.

Jul 12, 2017, 21:29 PM IST
'Highest alert' sounded across J&K after attack on Amarnath pilgrims; massive manhunt on for LeT terrorist

'Highest alert' sounded across J&K after attack on Amarnath pilgrims; massive manhunt on for LeT terrorist

 A massive manhunt has been launched in Jammu and Kashmir for Pakistani LeT terrorist Muhammad Abu Ismail.

Jul 12, 2017, 19:35 PM IST
Terrorists were in police uniforms, says survivor of Amarnath Yatra terror attack

Terrorists were in police uniforms, says survivor of Amarnath Yatra terror attack

The terrorists who open fire targeting the bus carrying Amarnath pilgrims were dressed in police uniforms, narrated the survivors of the deadly terror attack.

Jul 12, 2017, 17:32 PM IST
After Amarnath pilgrims, terrorists attack Army personnel in J&K's Kupwara; two martyred

After Amarnath pilgrims, terrorists attack Army personnel in J&K's Kupwara; two martyred

At least two Army jawans were martyred and three others were injured after suspected terrorists opened fire on Army personnel in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. 

Jul 12, 2017, 16:56 PM IST

Shutdown in Pahalgam market over Amarnath terror attack

The yatra, which passes through the Pahalgam market along the traditional route to the cave shrine, was, however, going on smoothly.

Jul 12, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

MoS’ Ahir, Jitendra brief media on Amarnath Yatra terror attack

Union minister Hansraj Ahir attended a security review meeting with top civil and security officials in Kashmir. He addresses a press conference after his Kashmir visit

Jul 12, 2017, 11:37 AM IST

United States representatives condemn terror attack on Amarnath pilgrims

Several Congressmen from Texas, Florida, Arkansas and California issued a statement criticising the attacks, and paid condolences to the families of the deceased and injured.

Jul 12, 2017, 09:20 AM IST
Unfazed by Anantnag terror attack, largest batch of Amarnath pilgrims leaves for Pahalgam amid tight security

Unfazed by Anantnag terror attack, largest batch of Amarnath pilgrims leaves for Pahalgam amid tight security

Unfazed by the brazen terror attack on a bus carrying pilgrims in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, the largest batch of Amarnath pilgrims left for Pahalgam and Baltal on Wednesday.

Jul 12, 2017, 09:03 AM IST