Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary B V R Subrahmanyam on Wednesday charged upon officials to embrace arrangements for a normal footfall of six lakh pioneers during the forthcoming Amarnath Yatra. The 56-day yatra to the 3,880-meter-high sacred cavern sanctum of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas is planned to begin from the twin courses of Pahalgam and Baltal on June 28 and finish on August 22.
Leading an undeniable level gathering to audit the arrangements being made for a safe and bother free yatra, the main secretary coordinated the divisional officials of Kashmir and Jammu to intently screen the plans being set up on the way camps along the yatra course, especially at Kathua, Samba, Jammu, Udhampur, Ramban, Anantnag, Srinagar, Baltal, and Chandanwari. Appointee magistrates were coordinated to upgrade the holding-limit of travel camps under their purviews to oblige around 1.22 lakh yatris, including both the cavern bound explorers just as those on the return venture, consistently, an authorized representative said.
He said the central secretary explored the courses of action for the protected, smooth, and secure development of travelers, especially along the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway and Baltal and Chandanwari yatra tracks up to the sacred cavern. He urged upon the organization to attempt arrangements for a normal footfall of six lakh yatris this year," the representative said. To guarantee a secure section of travelers, he said headings were given to properly increase the holding limits, yatri facilities, and public utilities across the course from Lakhanpur to the blessed cavern and the other way around, with uncommon regard for plans in light of climate furthest points.
The main secretary requested the divisional magistrates to guarantee accessibility from essential conveniences at these travel camps, other than guaranteeing satisfactory arrangements up and down the course, the representative said. He said they were approached to extend extra necessities of assets to the travel industry division for opportune projection and endorsement. To guarantee to finish different works and courses of action well on schedule, it was presented for the worried to start the execution of plans and activities in the primary seven-day stretch of April.