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322 pilgrims leave for Amarnath

Jammu:  A batch of 322 pilgrims today left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas.  The batch comprising 196 men, 71 women, five children and 50 sadhus left in a cavalcade of 10

PTI [ Updated: August 03, 2015 11:57 IST ]
322 pilgrims leave for amarnath
322 pilgrims leave for amarnath

Jammu:  A batch of 322 pilgrims today left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas. 

 The batch comprising 196 men, 71 women, five children and 50 sadhus left in a cavalcade of 10 vehicles from Bhagwati Nagar base camp here at 4:30 AM, a police official said. 

 Amid tight security arrangements provided by CRPF, the convoy has already crossed Patnitop on Jammu-Srinagar national highway, he said.

With today's batch, as many as 46,208 pilgrims have so far left from the Jammu base camp for the shrine.

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