Fresh batch of 132 Amarnath pilgrims leave for Kashmir

Kashmir: According to the information given by the officials, yet another fresh batch of 132 pilgrims left for Kashmir to take part in the ongoing Amarnath Yatra.

The officials went on to say: “The pilgrims left Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas at 2.55 a.m. in an escorted convoy of five vehicles.”

S.D. Singh Jamwal, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Jammu zone, said the last batch of pilgrims will be allowed to leave Jammu for the Kashmir Valley on August 5 and after that, no pilgrim would be allowed to proceed to the valley as the annual Amarnath Yatra is concluding on August 7.

This year’s 40-day long Yatra started on June 29 and will conclude on August 7 on Shravan Purnima coinciding with Raksha Bandhan festival.