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Fitness Test Compulsory for Senior Citizens going to Char Dham Yatra

Fitness Test Compulsory for Senior Citizens going to Char Dham Yatra

Fitness Test Compulsory for Senior Citizens going to Char Dham Yatra

Note : Now fitness Test is not compulsory, effective from 23 May 2016.

Senior candidates will be allow for Char Dham pilgrimage tour only after showing Medical Fitness Certificate. Government’s newly launched scheme “Mere Bujurg Mere Teerth” scheme for senior citizens above 65 years. According to the scheme senior citizen have to pay no expense for Char Dham Yatra.

Govt announces a compulsory medical check up for senior citizens for Char Dham tour or any pilgrimage through the scheme. Chief Medical Officers of Uttarakhand has been directed about the Govt order. For Badrinath and Gangotri, senior citizens have to go through heart check up. Along with check up of other body parts bones and eyes will also be done. Only after all the medical check up, senior citizen will be allowed to have pilgrimage tour. Free check up of senior citizen will be provided in medical hospital of the districts.

News Src : Jagran, Dehradun



Published Date: April 29, 2015
Last Updated On: May 24, 2016


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Sushma yadav
1 month 21 hours ago

Can a four months pregnent lady go for kedarnath yatra from helicopter

Sushma yadav
1 month 21 hours ago

Kya four months pregnent lady kedarnath dham helicopter se ja skti h

Yogesh chandra joshi
4 months 17 days ago

Medical check up jarori hai kya sir

Atul Rathod
1 year 7 months ago

Voluntary n friendly touch will help both. All will enjoy n govt. Work fell friendly no water tight compartment

1 year 8 months ago

I do not want a health test

1 year 8 months ago

I do not want a health test. I am fine. Thank you

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