Amarnath Yatris, Tourists in Kashmir asked to Return Home- Report

August 02

Amid High speculations, the Kashmir News Observer reported that Amarnath Pilgrims and tourists have been asked to return home.

The Kashmir News Observer that they have accessed a copy of an order by Home Secretary Shaleen Kabra which reads that Yatris and tourists have been asked to move out of Kashmir after threats of attack on Amarnath pilgrims.

Earlier the Jammu Kashmir Police chief and Indian Army addressing a joint presser in Srinagar had said that a sniper and a Pak made mine had been recovered from yatra stretch.

They said that there is a serious threat to the Amarnath Yatra that militants may attack it by using IEDs, top Army and police officers told a presser here.

They said that there are serious threats to Amarnath Yatra.