More than two lakh devotees have paid their obeisance at the holy Amarnath cave shrine in Jammu and Kashmir, reports said on Sunday.
Pakistan today summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner Gopal Baghlay to lodged a protest over denial of visas to 500 Pakistani pilgrims to visit the famed shrine of Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti at Ajmer.
A pilgrim from Maharashtra was allegedly robbed of Rs 50,000 while performing puja inside the temple, police said.
A pilgrim from Karnataka was on Monday killed and another got injured when a rock rolling down a hillside hit their car in Uttarkashi district, police said here.
A 38-year-old pilgrim died of cardiac arrest after paying obeisance at the 3,880 metre high holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas.
Normalcy returned to Rameswaram, which witnessed violent clashes between two groups of autorickshaw drivers for the past three days.
The Jammu and Kashmir government today said that Pilgrim and Sufi tourism circuits in the state are on the anvil.
A 40-year-old man, hailing from Ghaziabad died while on way to the holy cave shrine of Vaishno Devi in Jammu and Kashmir`s Reasi district.
Vaishnodevi pilgrim among two persons killed after a fall into a deep gorge.
Gangasagar pilgrim from
Haridwar was run over by a vehicle near Babughat on
Ganga on Monday morning.
A pilgrim died on Wedesday morning due to heart attack enroute cave shrine Vaishnodevi in Trikuta hills in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir, the police said.
A woman pilgrim died of heart
attack enroute the cave shrine of Mata Vaishnodevi in Trikuta Hills of Reasi district in Jammu and Kashmir, police said Friday.
A pilgrim from South
Africa died under mysterious circumstances at Piran
Kaliyar area near Roorkee, the police said on Tuesday.
In a first of its kind incident
here, 4-year-old pilgrim, who was on his way to the famous
Ayyappa shrine here, was pulled away from his father by a
stranger who tried to escape with the child.
A woman was killed and over 40 other pilgrims were injured when a bus in which they were travelling overturned in the district Wednesday, police said here.
The dates to close the portals of
Gangotri, Yamunotri, Kedarnath temple and Badrinath temple,
revered as Chardham by Hindu devotees, have been decided.
Day in Pics: 24th October
Showbiz World - October 24, 2014
Aamir Khan's sensational 'PK' posters