Amarnath yatra

Jammu & Kashmir allots 25 kanals land to Amarnath shrine board

The land has been granted to the Amarnath Shrine board for construction of office and Yatra niwas.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Amarnath Yatra cancelled for the second year in a row due to Covid pandemic

The shrine board has put in place a virtual and televised mechanism for live Darshan of Aarti from the shrine.

published on : 21st June 2021

Amarnath Yatra cancelled due to Covid pandemic: Lt Governor Manoj Sinha

The decision to keep the pilgrimage symbolic was taken after discussions with members of the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board, officials said.

published on : 21st June 2021

SASB suspends registration of Amarnath yatra due to COVID

The offline and online registration for the annual Amarnath Yatra through Baltal and Chandanwari routes will begin from April 1 and April 15 respectively.

published on : 22nd April 2021

Registration for Amarnath Yatra to start from April 1: Official

The 56-day yatra to the 3,880-metre-high shrine is scheduled to start from the twin routes of Pahalgam and Baltal on June 28 and culminate on August 22.

published on : 27th March 2021

Amarnath Yatra resumes, 454 pilgrims leave for Kashmir Valley

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.

published on : 7th August 2018

Amarnath yatra crosses 2 lakh mark in 33 days; highest in three years

As many as 2.60 lakh pilgrims paid obeisance at Amarnath despite interruptions due to torrential rains.

published on : 31st July 2018

Call to cut Amarnath Yatra to a month

The Amarnath Yatra this year started on June 28 and would conclude on August 26.

published on : 25th July 2018

Fresh batch of 1,200 pilgrims leave for Amarnath

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.

published on : 23rd July 2018

About 11,000 Amarnath pilgrims leave base camps for holy cave

A fresh batch of Amarnath pilgrims, including women and Sadhus, left Jammu early this morning for Baltal and Nunwan base camps in Kashmir.

published on : 10th July 2018

Two Amarnath pilgrims from Punjab killed in Jammu & Kashmir accident

The accident occurred when the driver lost control of the vehicle and it rolled down from the Jammu-Srinagar highway in Qazigund area.

published on : 9th July 2018

Amarnath Yatra: Pilgrim die at Baltal, toll rises to 15

A pilgrim identified as Gurman Singh, son of Gurtal Singh, resident of Punjab suffered a massive brain hemorrhage at Baltal base camp in central Kashmir district of Ganderbal early Monday morning.

published on : 9th July 2018

Centre likely to replace Governor NN Vohra in Jammu and Kashmir after Amarnath yatra

N N Vohra is among the few governors appointed by the UPA government to have continued in his position in the BJP-led NDA dispensation. 

published on : 20th June 2018

Halt security operations during Ramadan, Amarnath Yatra: Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti

An All Party Meeting came against the backdrop of the death of a 22-year-old tourist from Tamil Nadu, whose vehicle was targeted by stone-pelters.

published on : 10th May 2018

Not one, two groups attacked Amarnath yatris: Report

State govt claims bus was attacked from front and right by two different groups; CRPF denies lapse in security; PoK-based LeT terrorist Abu Ismail prime suspect.

published on : 12th July 2017
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