An organisation of service providers for the Amarnath yatra pilgrims on Monday suggested to the Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board to limit the annual pilgrimage to 30 days.
In a request to the shrine board headed by Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra, the Shri Amarnathji Barfani Langer Organisation said limiting the pilgrimage to 30 days is a good option since the number of pilgrims reduces after a point.
The organisation provides free food, night shelter and blankets to pilgrims.
The service providers’ organisation said 90 per cent of the pilgrims come on the yatra during the first 30 days.
The organisation made a presentation during the shrine board meeting chaired by Mr Vohra. It claimed that in the last five years, over 90 per cent of pilgrims performed the yatra during the first 30 days.
The shrine board said it will look into the suggestion and take feedback from the public as well.
On Monday, a fresh…