J&K: Vaishno Devi Yatra’s online registration, helicopter booking available from August 26

In Jammu and Kashmir the Vaishno Devi Yatra’s online registration and helicopter booking will be available from August 26 till September 5.

AIR Correspondent reports that the Chief Executive Officer of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, Ramesh Kumar has disclosed that the online registration for the holy cave shrine and helicopter booking will be available from August 26 till September 5 on the official website of the Shrine Board, www.maavaishnodevi.org.

According to Covid-19 SOPs and guidelines issued by J&K administration, children under the age of 10 and devotees above the age of 60 years having ailments will not be able to travel and perform the Yatra also all the pilgrims will have to wear face masks and follow social distancing norms. Travel will be closed at night and for the time being, there is a prohibition on the stay of the devotees at the Mata Bhavan. Further, the devotees will also not be allowed to attend the ‘Aarti’ held in the morning.