Posted by: Tanya Malik | Posted on: 04/02/14 | Comments: 0
The registration of pilgrims for this year’s Amarnath Yatra will start from March 1, 2015.
According to a statement given by Union Ministry of Culture, "The registration for the Amarnath Yatra 2015, through selected bank branches will begin from March 1. The Yatra will commence on July 2, 2015, through both routes - Baltal and Pahalgam and conclude on August 29.”
The statement issued says that no one will be allowed to undertake the Yatra without their permit. Pilgrims can secure their Yatra permit through selected bank branches (87 of J&K Bank, 305 of Punjab National bank and 38 of YES Bank) located in various states.
All the pilgrims will have to submit their filled in prescribed application form and compulsory health certificate issued through the authorized doctor/reputed private medical institutions for getting their permit issued through the designated bank. The state-wise lists of authorized doctors to issue the prescribed certificates can be availed through Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board’s website.
The pilgrims will be required to pay Rs 50 as registration fee.
The statement also mentioned, ‘’The ones travelling by helicopter will not be required to separately register but will be required to submit the prescribed health certificate at the time of boarding’’.
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