Online registration for Amarnath Yatra begins

Jammu:Governments along with a fee of Rs 200 per person, an official spokesman said.The Shrine Board will closely monitor this pilot project of on-line registration and strive to make it successful so that on-line registration of pilgrims could be increased in future.The QR code is linked with the pilgrim’s database, including mobile number. This will help in enumeration of pilgrims and their tracking on real-time basis, the spokesman said.The cave is situated at high altitude from Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir and is reached through Pahalgam town. The peak pilgrimage occurs when the iced stalagmite Shiv lingam reaches the apex of its waxing phase through the summer months.