1.43 lakh devotees pay obeisance at Amarnath
As many as 1.43 lakh pilgrims have paid obeisance at holy Ice Ligum of Lord Shiva at Amarnath cave shrine in South Kashmir Himalayas since the beginning of pilgrimage this year, Amarnath Shrine board officials said. As many as 1,43,510 pilgrims paid obeisance at Holy Cave since the pilgrimage started on 28 June, a spokesman said. About 14,413 pilgrims performed darshan of Ice Lingam at the Holy Cave on Tuesday, spokesman said. With sufficient improvement in weather condition in the Yatra area, the Yatris who travelled towards Holy Cave today from Baltal and Chandanwari as well as the Yatris who had to stay at intermediate Camps on Monday, paid darshan at Holy Cave on Tuesday.