The helicopter services for Kedarnath dham will discontinue June 23 onwards. Owing to the approaching monsoon season, companies will not be able to offer air service for next two months.
Himalaya heli company will cease the service on 23 June while Pawanhans will give it a stop on 26 June. Similarly, rest eight companies will also terminate it by the end of the month. Ten helicopter companies are providing air service from different helipads located between Guptkashi to Phata for Kedarnath.
Acording to the officers of company, the air service will be available for 19 more days after striking of monsoon season.
Premier Aviation has also started offering its service for Kedarnath from Narayankoti.
Companies offering service – Pawanhans, Himalayan heli, Pinaccle, Aryan, Sim-sam, Sumiti Aviation, UT AIR, Global Vactra, Indocopter, Premier Aviation.
News Source : Dainik Jagran, Rudraprayag