5,600 pilgrims proceed for holy cave to pay obeisance; Pilgrims who left Jammu base camp climbs to 7,904

Umaisar Gull Ganie

Srinagar, July 01 :

The second batch of 4,416 pilgrims on Saturday left Bhagwati Nagar based Yatri Niwas base camp in Jammu for the Kashmir valley to perform pilgrimage to Amarnath Cave Shrine in South of Himalayas amid tight security arrangements, officials said.

An official told news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), Chanting ‘Bam Bam Bhole’, the pilgrims left the base camp in a cavalcade of 188 vehicles early morning. “1683 pilgrims proceed towards Baltal and 2733 for Pahalgam”, he said.

With this, the number of pilgrims who left for the Amarnath cave shrine from the Jammu base camp climbs to 7,904, officials said.

Meanwhile, a total 5,600 pilgrims left from twin base camps towards the cave to pay obeisance. “3,600 pilgrims from Baltal and 2,000 from Nunwan Pahalgam”, official added—(KNO)


Shaharbeen News Service Kashmir is a news service which covers, gathers, writes, and distributes news to newspapers, periodicals, radio and television broadcasters, government agencies, and other users. We at SNS Kashmir believe in fair and independent journalism to inform our masses or subscribers and readers about the happenings around the world. The prime focus of the news gathering and reporting is focused on Jammu and Kashmir state.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.