The opening of Badrinath Shrine portals has accelerated the pilgrims inflow for the char dham yatra. The crowd on the photomatic counter is on the rise. So far a total of 13,601 passengers have registered for Char Dham yatra.
After the traditional ceremonies the valves of Badrinath Shrine were opened on Sunday for the pilgrims. Prior to the opening of Badrinath portals thousands of pilgrims set off on the yatra for darshan which continued on Sunday as well. For Char dhams, registration of about 13601 devotees has been done by Trilok Security System India. The agency Supervisor, Prem Anant said, on Sunday 1701 pilgrims were registered in 11 centers. 819 in Rishikesh, 239 in Haridwar, 224 in Fata, Guptkashi – 103, 157 in Sonprayag, Junglechatti – 33, Gangotri – 33, Pakhi – 224, 6 in Kedarnath and 35 devotees in Badrinath got their photomatic registration done. In the yatra sponsered by TGMO company, a bus with 61 pilgrims was flagged off in the morning for Badrinath Dham.
News Source : Dainik Jagran, Rishikesh
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