Doctor treating accident victims

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Kanpur Road Accident Kills 26 Pilgrims, Rescue Operation Underway: Uttar Pradesh

The death toll in the Kanpur road accident rose to 26, confirmed police on October 2. As per ANI sources, in the Ghatampur area of Kanpur district, a tractor trolley carrying pilgrims from Chandika Devi Temple, Unnao district, overturned, resulting death of 26 people so far. Police have launched a rescue operation with locals, after the incident occurred on October 1. Furthermore, injured are being treated at community hospitals.

Sun, 02 Oct 2022 - 09:28 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: RESCUE OPERATION, Kanpur Accident, Tractor Trolley Overturned, Road accident, Pilgrims

Courtesy: ANI

LG Manoj Sinha

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J&K LG Manoj Sinha Advices Devotees To Visit Amarnath Before August 5 Due To Bad Weather Forecast

Manoj Sinha, the Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir and Chairman of the Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board, advised all worshippers to visit the holy cave temple before August 5, noting unfavorable weather predicted. The Amarnath Yatra, which began on June 29, will come to an end on August 11, on the celebration of Raksha Bandhan. The Meteorological Department predicted the weather will worsen later. 

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 12:26 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, lg manoj sinha, Pilgrims, Amarnath, bad weather

Courtesy: India today

Amarnath Yatra

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16th Batch Of 5,400 Pilgrims Leave For Amarnath Yatra, Confirms Officials

Another batch of 5,400 Amarnath pilgrims left Jammu city for the twin base camps of Pahalgam and Baltal in Kashmir, confirmed the officials on July 15.  The 16th batch of pilgrims left after the yatra, which was suspended, resumed again on July 11. Notably, pilgrims left the Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas in a convoy of 220 vehicles amid heavy CRPF security. So far, 1.52 lakh pilgrims offered prayers at Amarnath Shrine.

Fri, 15 Jul 2022 - 08:34 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: amarnath yatra 2022, Pilgrims, pahalgam, baltal, Shrine

Amarnath Yatra

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Officials Suspend Amarnath Yatra Temporarily, Pilgrims Waits At Camps

Amid heavy rainfall and cloudbursts, Kashmir valley is witnessing bad weather, following which the concerned authority has suspended the 2022 Amarnath Yatra. On July 14, the yatra was temporarily suspended from Pahalgam as well as Baltal routes and no pilgrim was allowed to move toward the holy cave shrine. Earlier, the yatra was stopped on July 8, amid cloudburst, and resumed on July 11.

Thu, 14 Jul 2022 - 03:09 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Amarnath Yatra, bad weather, Pilgrims, Kashmir Valley, Kashmir Authority

PM Modi Offers Prayers

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PM Modi Offers Prayer At Baba Baidyanath Temple In Deogarh

PM Narendra Modi, who is on a visit to Deogarh, offered prayers at Baba Baidyanath temple, also one of the 12 Jyotirlingas in the country. To welcome PM Modi, the temple has been bedecked with lights and flowers, on July 12. located 270-km from the Jharkhand capital, the shrine is a major attraction for thousands of pilgrims every year, especially during Shravan month.

Tue, 12 Jul 2022 - 07:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: PM Modi, Pilgrims, baba baidyanath jyotirlinga, Deogarh, temple

Amarnath Yatra

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Pilgrims Waits For Amarnath Yatra To Resume, Suspended Amid Cloudburst

After the cloudburst incident, the authority suspended the Amarnath yatra temporarily.  Amid the suspended yatra, many pilgrims are waiting at Baltal Base camp for it to recommence. Furthermore, the route of the Amarnath Yatra, in Jammu and Kashmir is also damaged and the repair work to resume the yatra is underway. Meanwhile, amid the cloudburst incident, 16 yatris died and rescue work for other stranded yatris is underway.

Sun, 10 Jul 2022 - 02:15 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Amarnath Yatra, Pilgrims, Yatra Suspended, Cloudburts, RESCUE OPERATION

Free Langars

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Free Langars Organised For Amarnath Pilgrims In Ramban Region

With the beginning of the Amarnath Yatra, multiple social and religious organisations ensured free food so that pilgrims don't stay hungry.  Thousands of pilgrims lined up to eat at dozens of langars, serving free vegetarian food, comprising dishes from all parts of the country. Furthermore, the Ramban administration also ensures stays and other necessary arrangements for the pilgrims, who are travelling to Jammu and Kashmir for Amarnath-… read-more

Sun, 03 Jul 2022 - 11:53 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, Langar, free food, Pilgrims, Amarnath Yatra

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Manoj Sinha

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Lt Governor Manoj Sinha Performs Special Puja, Marks Beginning Of Amarnath-Yatra

J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha, marked the beginning of 43-day Amarnath Yatra, on June 30.  For this special occasion, Sinha performed the 'puja' of Baba Barfani and prayed for peace, happiness and prosperity of all. "I have full faith that the devotees travelling to seek the divine blessings of Shri Amarnathji will have a safe and memorable pilgrimage," said Sinha. The state-government made all the necessary arrangements for yatra… read-more

Thu, 30 Jun 2022 - 03:20 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Amarnath Yatra, Uttarakhand, Lt Governor Manoj Sinha, Pilgrims, Religious Places

Amarnath Yatra

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Pilgrim's 1st Batch Of Amarnath Yatra 2022 Reaches Udhampur

Ahead of the Amarnath Yatra 2022, the first batch of the pilgrims reached Udhampur, on June 29. They were welcomed by District Development Council Chairman Lal Chand, Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Udhampur Krittika Jyotsna and other locals with an elaborate arrangement for the 'yatris'. Notably, the 'Char-Dham Amarnath Yatra, 3,880 metres high cave in the Himalayas for 2022, will begin on June 30, after two-year gap due to… read-more

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 02:16 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Amarnath, Char-Dham, Udhampur DC, Pilgrims, Lord Shiva

Courtesy: ANI

Accident

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Driver Lost Control, Kills 10 & Leaves 7 Injured In Uttar Pradesh's Pilibhit

In Uttar Pradesh's Pilibhit, a major accident has been reported, which killed 10n people and left seven injured, confirmed police on June 23. As per sources, a van was travelling with 17 pilgrims from Haridwar, when it rammed into a tree, after the driver lost control, in the Gajraula area. Furthermore, the deceased's identities are yet to be identified, whereas the injured are being treated at a nearby hospital.

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 11:36 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: accident, Uttar Pradesh, Pilgrims, died, Injured