Pahalgam Development Authority has started widening the Pahalgam to Chandanwari road for in the wake of upcoming ‘Amarnarh Yatra’ , which is scheduled to begin on July 2nd.
The 48-day pilgrimage will conclude on August 24
The schedule and arrangements for this year’s pilgrimage were discussed in a meeting held at Raj Bhavan, Sri Nagar, last week.
The meeting was chaired by Governor NN Vohra, who is also the chairman of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB).
According to norms, this year 7,500 yatris per day are permitted to undertake the yatra along each of the two routes, via Baltal and Pahalgam.
Moreover, the access control gates at Domel and Chandanwari will be closed at 11 a.m. every day,
Accordingly, the pilgrims will not be allowed to proceed beyond Panjtarni Camp after 3 pm every day.