Addressing media in Panjim, Goa Pradesh Congress Committee spokesperson Amarnath Panajikar said that the BJP government in the state is promoting the drug trade in Goa.
All party workers will put in a united effort to make the BJP candidate win the by-poll.
YSR Congress spoksperson Gudivada Amarnath said that TDP supremo N Chandrababu Naidu should stop his conspiracy against the said plan and desist from approaching the court in this regard.
The Board shall continue the Live Telecast/ Virtual Darshan of the morning and evening Aarti, read a release.
On Friday, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reviewed the overall security scenario in Jammu and Kashmir with the top military brass.
The officer said it was only befitting that Friday's encounter, in which three terrorists were gunned down, took place just four days before the yatra is set to commence on July 21.
The pratham (first) puja at the cave shrine was held by Lt Governor G C Murmu on Sunday. In addition, the authorities said all the yatris would have to undergo testing.
This was stated by the officials of the Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB) that manages the affairs of the Yatra to the cave shrine situated at 3,880 metres above the sea level in J&K's Anantnag dist
Police said the yatris left Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas in an escorted convoy of 11 vehicles. This includes pilgrims going to both Baltal and Pahalgam base camps.
As many as 2.60 lakh pilgrims paid obeisance at Amarnath despite interruptions due to torrential rains.
The Amarnath Yatra this year started on June 28 and would conclude on August 26.
Among the latest batch, 773 pilgrims have opted for the Pahalgam track in Anantnag district, while 435 including were going from the shorter 12-km Baltal side in Ganderbal district.
The pilgrims were part of a convoy carrying a fresh batch of 3,419 pilgrims including 680 women and 201 'sadhus' from the Bhagwati Nagar base camp.
A fresh batch of Amarnath pilgrims, including women and Sadhus, left Jammu early this morning for Baltal and Nunwan base camps in Kashmir.
The accident occurred when the driver lost control of the vehicle and it rolled down from the Jammu-Srinagar highway in Qazigund area.