2455 yatris leave Jammu for Amarnath pilgrimage in Kashmir

JK Bank

Srinagar: An estimated 1,87,300 pilgrims have so far performed this year’s Amarnath Yatra as another batch of 2455 pilgrims left Jammu for the Valley on Monday.

According to reports a total of 2455 Yatris left Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas in two batches of 1,740 and 715 for the Valley in escorted convoys. Of these, 715 Yatris are headed for Baltal while 1,740 are going  to Pahalgam base camp.


The 60-day long Yatra will end on August 26 coinciding with the Shravan Purnima festival.