Chardham Yatra

Three dead as incessant rains lash Uttarakhand; Chardham yatra halted temporarily

Kedarnath and Badrinath-bound pilgrims have also been requested not to proceed on their journey till the weather clears.

published on : 18th October 2021

Chardham Yatra: Uttarakhand government mulls easier registration process

Additional Chief Secretary Anand Bardhan in a meeting with officials of departments connected with the yatra said an interim plea should be filed in the Uttarakhand High Court.

published on : 28th September 2021

Uttarakhand HC gives nod to Chardham Yatra, sets limit on daily number of devotees visiting shrines

The court said that carrying a negative COVID test report and a vaccination certificate will also be mandatory for the visitors.

published on : 16th September 2021

Uttarakhand government approaches HC seeks resumption of Chardham Yatra

The state's lawyers orally requested to lift the ban on Chardham Yatra by saying that the livelihood of thousands of people is linked to the Chardham Yatra.

published on : 8th September 2021

Uttarakhand government moves Supreme Court against HC order staying Chardham Yatra

Rejecting the SOPs issued by the state government for the yatra, the high court had said they were just a copy of the guidelines issued during the Kumbh Mela.

published on : 6th July 2021

Additional vaccine doses made available to five uttarakhand districts due to chardham yatra

Additional doses were also made available to the Pauri and Tehri districts which are on the way to the four Himalayan shrines.

published on : 26th June 2021

Chardham yatra to open partially for locals from July 1, negative COVID report mandatory

Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri will be opened for residents of Chamoli, Rudraprayag and Uttarkashi districts respectively from July 1 with a cap on the number of pilgrims.

published on : 25th June 2021

‘Chardham Yatra will not commence until safety rules assured’

The Uttarakhand High Court on Wednesday asserted that the Chardham Yatra will not be allowed until it is convinced about Covid safety protocols. 

published on : 17th June 2021

Covid curfew extended for another week in Uttarakhand, Char Dham yatra opened for locals

The famous four Himalayan temples in Uttarakhand though open since May for daily prayers have been out of bounds for pilgrims.

published on : 14th June 2021

Chardham Yatra postponed in view of rising COVID-19 cases: Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat

Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat said conducting the Chardham Yatra amid the raging COVID pandemic is not possible.

published on : 29th April 2021

Surging COVID-19 cases cast shadow over annual Chardham Yatra

The Chardham Yatra begins next month with the opening of Yamunotri temple on May 14.

published on : 22nd April 2021