Yatra security reviewed

Yatra security reviewed

Ajay Chadha Union Special Secretary, Internal Security, who is on a two day visit to Kashmir, reviewed the arrangements made for ensuing Shri Amarnath Ji Yatra with Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra at Raj Bhavan here on Tuesday.

Official sources said Chadha accompanied by Joint Secretary (Kashmir), Union Ministry of Home Affairs, K Skandan briefed the Governor about his aerial reconnaissance of the Amarnath yatra route and the deployment being made for providing effective security arrangements for it.

Safety prime concern

Sources said Chadha told the governor that safety of the yatris should be prime concern of the authorities and proper registration should be strictly adhered.

He told Vohra, who is also the chairman of Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) that no yatri should be permitted to proceed without registration.

Chadha informed the governor that additional security forces would be provided to the state for effective yatra arrangements, sources said.

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