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Thursday, October 28, 2021

Char Dham Yatra


Incessant rains lash Uttarakhand; Chardham yatra halted temporarily

October 18, 2021 1:39 pm

Pilgrims headed for Yamunotri have been asked to stay in Badkot and Jankichatti, whereas those en route to Gangotri have been asked to stay in Harsil, Bhatwari and Maneri, Uttarkashi District Magistrate Mayur Dikshit told PTI.

Uttarakhand HC lifts stay order: Char Dham Yatra to begin on Saturday

September 17, 2021 5:35 am

The stay order was vacated by a bench of Chief Justice Raghvendra Singh Chauhan and Justice Alok Kumar Verma while hearing an application moved by the state government.

Pushkar Singh Dhami: ‘Kanwar Yatra different... we wanted Char Dham with Covid guidelines’

August 05, 2021 6:55 am

We are calculating the losses incurred due to the pandemic. We are trying to utilise our resources... because the pandemic affected entire world and Uttarakhand as well. We have moved SLP [special leave petition] in the Supreme Court on the Char Dham Yatra.

We would again invite catastrophe: Uttarakhand HC stays move to allow Char Dham yatra

June 29, 2021 7:06 am

The court took note of experts’ opinion that the “ill-decision” of holding the Kumbh Mela in Haridwar in April was one of the contributory factors for the steep rise of the Covid second wave.

NGOs move SC against CM-led board overseeing char dhams

October 17, 2020 2:34 am

The groups, People For Dharma and Indic Collective Trust, challenged an Uttarakhand High Court judgement upholding the law made by the BJP government in the state in that regard. 

As if no rule of law: SC panel chief to govt on Char Dham ‘violations’

August 26, 2020 11:24 am

Underlining that laws have been violated “as if the Rule of Law does not exist”, HPC chairperson Ravi Chopra, in an August 13 letter to the Environment Secretary, said the project has caused “incalculable and long-term damage to the Himalayan ecology”.

Yamunotri Chota Char Dham Yatra: How to reach there, where to stay and why is it important to devotees

April 28, 2019 2:03 pm

Despite the four sites of Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath being located pretty close to each other, the higher mountain regions makes it pretty impossible to have any direct road connection between them.

Airtel, Vodafone roll out 4G services to Char Dham Yatra sites of Kedarnath, Haridwar among others

June 13, 2018 10:31 pm

Airtel and Vodafone have introduced improved connectivity in Uttarakhand, before the upcoming Char Dham Yatra.

Portals of Badrinath shrine closing on Monday

February 07, 2014 11:31 am

This year Kedarnath shrine saw only 3.12 lakh devotees while it had 5.73 lakh pilgrims in 2012.

To restart pilgrimage,govt tells BRO to repair roads

July 09, 2013 3:01 am

In a bid to restart the Char Dham Yatra in October first week,the state government has set September 30 as the deadline