Amarnath Yatra Suspended- IED Detected on Kashmir Highway

July 23

The annual Amarnath Yatra has been suspended after a suspicious object was found lying on the Kashmir highway on Tuesday morning.

Sources told The Kashmiriyat that the annual pilgrimage to Amarnath was suspended after IED was detected near Malpora area in Qazigund on the National Highway.

The authorities instantly suspended the Yatra on the highway and special forces including bomb disposal squad were rushed to the spot.

An official upon being contacted said that traffic has been restored on the Highway. “The traffic was suspended on the highway for nearly an hour after a suspicious object was found lying on the road,” he said