The pilgrims left the Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas at 2.45 am in an escorted convoy of 16 vehicles.Jul 28, 2017, 12:24 PM IST
"The Cabinet meeting chaired by the chief minister has started to discuss the situation after last night's attack in Anantnag," an official said.
Jul 11, 2017, 16:12 PM IST
Amarnath yatra from the twin routes of Pahalgam and Baltal was suspended on Friday following heavy rainfallJun 30, 2017, 08:10 AM IST
he security personnel will be deployed along the two routes during the pilgrimage to the high-altitude shrine dedicated to Lord Shiva.
The base camp hospitals would be equipped with hyperbaric oxygen chambers, portable oxygen concentrators, automated CPR machines, defibrillators and cardiac monitors among others.Jun 09, 2017, 22:37 PM IST
Only those with medical fitness and age certificates will be allowed to undertake this year's pilgrimage to the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in Jammu and Kashmir's Pahalgam district, it was announced on Tuesday.Jun 06, 2017, 18:46 PM IST
The annual Amarnath Yatra resumed on Monday from south Kashmir`s Pahalgam route for the first time since violence started in the Valley on July 9.Jul 18, 2016, 10:12 AM IST
The 48-day long Amarnath Yatra will conclude on August 17 coinciding with Shravan Purnima and Raksha Bandhan festivals.Jul 07, 2016, 10:13 AM IST
The pilgrims will not be allowed to proceed beyond Panjtarni Camp after 3 pm every day.
May 09, 2016, 22:06 PM IST
Alleging black-marketing of helicopter tickets for the ongoing Amarnath yatra, Kashmir- based travel agents on Thursday demanded a CBI probe.Jul 23, 2015, 17:20 PM IST
Amarnath yatra on Monday resumed from the shorter Baltal route after remaining suspended for the past three days due to inclement weather, CEO of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB) P K Tripathi said here.Jul 20, 2015, 20:33 PM IST
The annual Hindu pilgrimage Amarnath Yatra remained suspended for the second day on Monday as no pilgrim was allowed to proceed towards Kashmir Valley due to bad weather, police said.Jul 13, 2015, 08:33 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra on Tuesday conducted aerial reconnaissance of the traditional Amarnath Yatra route and directed officials to speed up works to ensure timely restoration of the 45-km track leading to the 3,880 metre high holy cave shrine.Jun 23, 2015, 19:32 PM IST
With just 10 days left for the commencement of the annual Amarnath yatra, Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB) today reviewed the status of heli-service operations en route to the 3,880 metre high holy cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, seeking strict adherence of the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP).Jun 22, 2015, 19:05 PM IST
With the annual Amarnath Yatra set to commence from July 2, security forces including Army, have started taking positions along the routes to the holy cave shrine located in the mountains of South Kashmir to ensure peaceful 59-day pilgrimage.Jun 10, 2015, 22:53 PM IST
In a bid to enhance preparedness for disaster management among government officials involved in management of the annual Amarnath Yatra starting July 2, National Disaster Management Authority has planed to conduct a three-day mock drill.Jun 10, 2015, 15:17 PM IST
Just days ahead of the commencement of the holy Amarnath Yatra, Zee Media has accessed exclusive pictures of the Shivlinga.Jun 03, 2015, 15:06 PM IST
Over five dozen medical camps would be set up by various agencies along the twin routes leading to the 3,880 metre high holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas during the annual yatra scheduled to start in July.May 26, 2015, 20:58 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra on Thursday chaired a meeting of top civil and security officials of the state for finalising arrangements for the forthcoming Amarnath Yatra.May 15, 2015, 00:27 AM IST
A series of guidelines have been issued to pilgrims undertaking the Amarnath Yatra this year, including asking women not to wear sarees while trekking, by the shrine board which organises the two-month long pilgrimage.Apr 13, 2015, 22:34 PM IST