Badrinath Yatra halted after heavy rain

The Badrinath Yatra - part of the annual Hindu pilgrimage of Char Dham Yatra was halted following heavy rain in Uttarakhand, an official said Tuesday.

Restricted Kedarnath Yatra by chopper may begin in Oct: Uttarakhand CM

Pilgrims may go to Kedarnath by helicopter from next month while the Badrinath yatra will resume from October, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna said.