Katda (Amit): The Bishno Devi Yatra, which has been closed for the last five months due to the Corona epidemic, will start from August 16. Whose push press board has been issued by the press note. According to CEs, in the first phase, only 2000 devotees will pay obeisance to Baishno Devi.
After this, a decision will be taken to increase the number of yatras only after the administrative team takes stock of the situation. After the commencement of Vaishno Devi Yatra from August 16, only 1900 devotees of Jammu and Kashmir and devotees from 100 outer states will be able to travel daily. For which they have to register themselves online.
According to the CEs, the pilgrims coming for the yatra will have to fully follow the guidelines given by the central government due to the Corona epidemic. He said that it would be mandatory to wear a face mask during the journey on the right travel route, scanning at the entrance of the yatra. The old traditional Katda-Ardvakuwari-Sanjhichtath route will be allowed to be offered to devotees. Whereas pilgrims will be allowed to return from the new Himkoti-Tarakot route.