Note : Now fitness test is not compulsory, effective from 23 May 2016.
All pilgrims above 50 years going for Chardham yatra will have to do medical test. The authorities has decided to take medical test for pilgrims of 50 years above.
Chief Secretary has decided this new condition in the Chardham preparation meeting at Secretariate on monday. He also review the preparation of yatra. He also give instructions to District Magistrates of respective districts to made required preparations for Chardham yatra.
Chief Secretary has directed all officials to complete all preparation by 31st March. He insist on online and biometric registrations of pilgrims on Chardham yatra. He also gave directions for more registrations counter and machines for less rush on counters.
News Src : Amr Ujala, Dehradun