In this season devotees who traveled in groups will get good discount in char dham yatra. This is first step of govt to improve char dham yatra. For the first time in history, devotees will get benefits of 20% discount in residence too. Before this, discount was provided by GMVN guest houses in winter season only.
During coming summer Chardham yatra season, the devotees will get discount who stay in groups of 15, 20 or more. Devotees need to book on advance to be eligible for discount.
For the first time portals of char dham will open on same day. Kedarnath, Yamunotri & Gangotri doors will open together and after a day difference Badrinath will also open. After this devotees can complete char dham yatra within 4 days.
News Src : Amar Ujala, Dehradun