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201 pilgrims died during Char Dham: Govt data
Heavy rainfall and subsequent landslides are also posing a major challenge for the state government in the smooth conduct of the pilgrimage.
Updated on Jun 27, 2022 05:41 AM IST
Experts hint at Covid link in deaths during Char Dham
More than 100 people have lost their lives since the pilgrimage started on May 3.
Published on Jun 06, 2022 12:49 AM IST
ByHT Correspondent, Dehradun
Char Dham: DGCA advisory on helicopter ops after hard landing in Kedarnath
The incident that prompted the advisory took place on May 31, when the helicopter approached the helipad for landing in Kedarnath. No injuries were reported.
Updated on Jun 05, 2022 04:59 AM IST
ByNeha Tripathi, New Delhi
Char Dham yatra: Uttarakhand to screen pilgrims aged above 50 after 101 deaths
The Char Dham yatra began on May 3, after a two-year hiatus caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. The yatra comprises pilgrimage to Yamunotri and Gangotri in Uttarkashi, Kedarnath in Rudraprayag and Badrinath in Chamoli districts -- all located in the mountainous terrain of Garhwal Himalayas.
Updated on May 30, 2022 02:44 AM IST
99 pilgrims die during char dham yatra
According to officials familiar with the matter, eight more people died during the yatra on Saturday.
Published on May 29, 2022 01:58 AM IST