Droupadi Murmu

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President Murmu Visits Katra Vaishno Devi, Will Inaugurate Skywalk

President of India Droupadi Murmu visited Jammu and Kashmir's Katra, and offered prayer at Vaishno Devi Temple. According to sources, Murmu arrived at the Katra temple on October 12, and was accompanied by Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha. Later, after the holy darshan, Murmu inagurated the remodelled skywalk. The The 200-metre skywalk will make the journey of pilgrims smooth as it will separate the path taken by them to the Bhawan.

Thu, 12 Oct 2023 - 04:45 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Droupadi Murmu, skywalk, Jammu & Kashmir, Vaishno Devi, inauguration

Courtesy: Deccan Herald

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board

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Governor Manoj Sinha Reconstitutes Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board

The Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir Manoj Sinha, reconstituted Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board and added eight new members. The eight members are Mahamandleshwar Swami Vishveshvaranand Giriji Maharaj, Neelam Sareen, Ashok Bhan, Baleshwar Rai, KK Sharma, Suresh Kumar Sharma, Raghu K Mehta, and Kul Bushan. Meanwhile, under Section 5(1)(b), Section 7, and Section 10, SMVDSB members are reconstituted, read a statement.

Fri, 18 Mar 2022 - 11:28 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Lt Governor Manoj Sinha, Vaishno Devi, Jammu and Kashmir, Shrine Board, SMVDSB

Courtesy: India Today

Raghav Langer, IAS Officer

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Jammu DC Asks People To Submit Evidences Of Vaishno Devi Stampede Incident

Raghav Langer, the Divisional Commissioner of Jammu, issued a statement, inviting people to submit evidences/facts regarding the recent Vaishno Devi stampede incident. Issued on January 2, the statement mentioned whatsApp number (09419202723) email id ([email protected]) and landline number 0191-2478996 by January 5. Notably, On January 1,  while Vaishno Devi darshan 12 people died and left several injured in a stampede incident. A team of… read-more

Sun, 02 Jan 2022 - 07:35 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Vaishno Devi, bus accident, Jammu and Kashmir, Divisional commissioner, Evidences

Courtesy: ANI

Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine

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Massive Fire Reported At Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Forest Area

In Jammu Kashmir near the Trikuta Hills of Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine, a massive forest fire broke out on December 22. However, the forest department and the team of the shrine board doused the fire. No damage has been reported so far and the yatra remained unaffected. The cause of the fire is yet not clear. "We're in touch with the management," tweeted Jitendra Singh, Union Minister of State.

Wed, 22 Dec 2021 - 11:30 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Vaishno Devi, Massive Fire, Trikuta Hills, union minister jitendra singh, Forest Department

Courtesy: ANI

Vaishno Devi

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J&K Govt Allows 25,000 Devotees To Visit Vaishno Devi Per Day

Releasing the COVID-19 guidelines, the Jammu and Kashmir government on January 31 decided to allow 25,000 devotees to visit the Vaishno Devi Shrine each day. Earlier, the number of devotees was capped at only 2,000 a day. Closed since the coronavirus outbreak, the shrine was reopened on August 16, 2020. The government has also released guidelines for the reopening of educational institutes while asking them to follow the issued standard… read-more

Sun, 31 Jan 2021 - 07:48 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, Vaishno Devi, Covid-19, Unlock Guidelines

Courtesy: Live Mint