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More than one lakh pilgrims flock to Kedarnath after opening, causing major traffic congestion

Published on May 17, 2024 06:41 PM IST
  • The high number of pilgrims at Kedarnath Dham has caused traffic jams at various points along the route, particularly in areas like Byunggad, Fata, and Jamu.
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More than 1.83667 lakh pilgrims from across India and abroad have visited Kedarnath Dham, one of the 12 Jyotirlingas, since its doors opened to devotees on May 10. The influx of visitors has led to significant traffic congestion on the Yatra route.(PTI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on May 17, 2024 06:41 PM IST

More than 1.83667 lakh pilgrims from across India and abroad have visited Kedarnath Dham, one of the 12 Jyotirlingas, since its doors opened to devotees on May 10. The influx of visitors has led to significant traffic congestion on the Yatra route.(PTI)

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The district administration and police are actively working to manage the situation.(X/@pushkardhami) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on May 17, 2024 06:41 PM IST

The district administration and police are actively working to manage the situation.(X/@pushkardhami)

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The large number of pilgrims has resulted in traffic jams at several points along the route, especially in areas like Byunggad, Fata, and Jamu.(PTI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on May 17, 2024 06:41 PM IST

The large number of pilgrims has resulted in traffic jams at several points along the route, especially in areas like Byunggad, Fata, and Jamu.(PTI)

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In response to the gridlock, the District Magistrate has directed officials to ensure essential supplies reach stranded pilgrims. (PTI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on May 17, 2024 06:41 PM IST

In response to the gridlock, the District Magistrate has directed officials to ensure essential supplies reach stranded pilgrims. (PTI)

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Efforts are ongoing to improve traffic flow and ensure the safety and comfort of all pilgrims visiting Kedarnath Dham.(ANI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on May 17, 2024 06:41 PM IST

Efforts are ongoing to improve traffic flow and ensure the safety and comfort of all pilgrims visiting Kedarnath Dham.(ANI)

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The Uttarakhand government, on Thursday, made it mandatory for devotees to register for the pilgrimage.(ANI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on May 17, 2024 06:41 PM IST

The Uttarakhand government, on Thursday, made it mandatory for devotees to register for the pilgrimage.(ANI)

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Today, District Supply Officer Manoj Kumar Dobhal and Sector Officer Narendra Kumar, along with their team, distributed food packets and water bottles to 2,500 devotees stuck in the jams.(PTI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on May 17, 2024 06:41 PM IST

Today, District Supply Officer Manoj Kumar Dobhal and Sector Officer Narendra Kumar, along with their team, distributed food packets and water bottles to 2,500 devotees stuck in the jams.(PTI)

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