NRI pilgrims to Amarnath to have special registration facilityFebruary 03, 2014 17:19
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Amarnath Yatra for non-resident Indians (NRI) will become easier this year. NRI pilgrims can now avail of a special registration facility for the annual Amarnath pilgrimage that begins from June 28 this year.
Naveen Choudhary, CEO of Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) stated that in view of a sizable number of NRI pilgrims visiting the holy shrine, the board has established a special registration facility.
The yatra, which starts from June 28 and lasts till August 10, is a 44-day annual pilgrimage to south Kashmir which houses the cave shrine of Lord Shiva in the Himalayas. An NRI pilgrim will have to submit scanned copies of filled Application Form, scanned photographand a Compulsory Health Certificate (CHC).
Details of the special registration facility has been posted on the SASB website - www.shriamarnathjishrine.com.
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