Initially, the administration imposed a cap of 2,000 pilgrims daily, including 100 from outside Jammu and Kashmir.
COVID-19: 7,000 pilgrims to be allowed per day to pay obeisance at Vaishno Devi shrine from October 15
The Shat Chandi Maha Yagya will be organised by the board at the cave shrine during the Navratras.
The move comes after his recent discussion with Railway Minister Piyush Goyal regarding resumption of the train to Katra in Jammu and Kashmir ahead of Navratri festival.
He said the matter of resumption of train to Katra in Jammu and Kashmir ahead of Navratri festival was discussed with Railway Minister Piyush Goyal.
The shrine atop the Trikuta hills was reopened on August 16 after a gap of nearly five months due to the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic.
Wearing face masks and face cover is mandatory and they will have to undergo thermal scanning at yatra entry points.