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SRINAGAR: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has felicitated the people of the State on the auspicious occasion of Me’raj-un-Nabi (SallalahoAliheWasalam). In her message, the Chief Minister said the night of Me’raj is a sacred occasion to seek divine blessings and forgiveness from Almighty Allah. She appealed the people to bow before Him tonight and specially seek an end to bloodshed, violence and acrimony in the State and elsewhere. Making a special prayer, Mehbooba Mufti hoped that the blessed night brings along peace, prosperity and happiness to the people of the State.

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  • Yatra Registration cross one lakh

JAMMU:  In a Yatra Review Meeting held here today, Shri Umang Narula, Chief Executive Officer of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board informed Governor N.N. Vohra, Chairman of the Board, that arrangements for online booking of helicopter tickets in collaboration with the helioperators for the Shri Amarnathji  Yatra commencing on 28th June 2018, had been finalised. These arrangements have been finalized with UTAir India Pvt. Ltd. and Global Vectra Helicorp Ltd. for the Neelgrath-Panjtarni-Neelgrath sector and with Himalayan Heli Services Pvt. Ltd. for the Pahalgam-Panjtarni-Pahalgam sector, for providing helicopter services for Shri Amarnathji Yatra 2018.

CEO informed that the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for online booking of heli tickets have been formulated within the parameters of Air Traffic Services Regulations. The advance online booking for helicopter tickets will commence on 27th April 2018, from 10:00 AM onwards, through the websites of the respective heli-operators. The links of the heli- service operators to book heli tickets shall be made available on the official website of Shrine Board http://www.shriamarnathjishrine.com.   Simultaneously, advance booking through agents appointed by heli-operators and Tour and Travel Associations will also commence on 27th April 2018.  The per passenger one way heli- fare for Yatra 2018 has been fixed at  Rs. 1,600/- (inclusive of all taxes) for the Neelgrath-Panjtarni-Neelgrath and Rs. 2,751/- (inclusive of all taxes) for the Pahalgam-Panjtarni-Pahalgam sectors.

 CEO stated that Yatris who wish to avail Heli services are not required to seek advance Registration through the designated Bank Branches as their applications for purchasing heli tickets contain the required information and the same shall be treated as Yatra Permits for undertaking the pilgrimage. However, no such Yatri shall be allowed to board the helicopter unless he/ she produces a valid Compulsory Health Certificate issued by an authorized Doctor / Institution. CEO advised the heli-operators to ensure that they comply strictly with all the safety requirements and follow ethical trade practices in accordance with the Safety Regulations prescribed by DGCA/ Air Traffic Controller and the Terms & Conditions of their Agreements with the Shrine Board.

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JAMMU: Governor N. N. Vohra has greeted people on the auspicious occasion of Baisakhi.  In his message of felicitations, the Governor observed that this day, which marks the beginning of the New Year in the Indian Calendar, has a special significance for the people of Northern India, particularly for the Sikh community as the Khalsa Panth was born on this day. Governor said that, in the Northern States, Baisakhi also marks the commencement of the harvesting season, when farmers reap the fruit of their hard work. He observed that the celebration of this festival is a shining example of our glorious pluralistic traditions. Governor prayed for peace, harmony, brotherhood, progress and prosperity in the State.