The Jammu and Kashmir govt has alloted the land to SASB to construct Yatri Niwas for pilgrims coming to Amarnath
In 2017, a case was filed against Shiv Sena functionaries for staging demonstration in Navi Mumbai over the Amarnath Bus attack that claimed 8 lives.
Rajdeep Sardesai alleges that government’s J&K advisory is a smokescreen to shift spotlight away from the state of economy
Rajdeep Sardesai has cast aspersions on the government's move of issuing an advisory to the tourists in JK to return as soon as possible
Constable Tariq Ahmed arrested for filming female devotees taking bath at a camp during Amarnath Yatra
Constable Ahmed was caught after the women raised alarm and later handed over to the police. The police formally arrested him the day before yesterday and also seized his mobile.
Amarnath Yatra: Security arrangements enhanced after alert over a possible Jaish attempt to target pilgrims
Safeguarding Amarnath pilgrims has been of utmost importance for the Central government considering the tragedy in July 2017 where several pilgrims were killed after terrorists opened fire at their bus.
Demystifying the ‘Civil Society’: Christian orgs donated to organization that published report calling Amarnath Yatra ‘militarised’
Gist of the matter is this: one of the organizations which were involved in the publishing of the report received significant donations from Christian organizations based abroad.
This ban throws up two major possibilities
The ringing of bells has also been banned
Security forces suspect that the attack is a handiwork of Lashkar-e-Taiba and Hizbul Mujahideen.