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Sunday, October 25, 2020

Mata Vaishno Devi


Over 62.71 lakh pilgrims have visited Vaishno Devi shrine so far this year

October 08, 2019 5:04 pm

Ever since the inception of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board in 1986, the shrine has witnessed an ever-increasing number of devotees.

IAF choppers use bambi buckets to control forest fire in Trikuta hills, Vaishno Devi Yatra resumes

May 24, 2018 5:26 pm

Around 25,000 pilgrims are currently stranded at the Katra base camp for clearance to start the uphill trek to the shrine located in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district. However, helicopter services have resumed.

Major forest fire in Trikuta hills, near Vaishno Devi

May 18, 2016 2:28 pm

Following the massive fire that spread to several areas, the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board requested the Air Force to help douse the fire.

PM Modi to visit J&K today, third visit to Katra shrine since assuming office

April 19, 2016 8:44 am

Modi will fly to Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine base camp town of Katra in Reasi district along with Vohra and Mufti.

Landslide hits Vaishnodevi route, 3 injured; Yatra suspended

September 04, 2014 8:09 pm

The injured were identified as Raj Kumari (50), Asha Rani (65) and Kalyan Singh (55).

Recall coins with goddess image,petitioner tells court

September 19, 2013 1:21 am

The petition argued that coins will be used in places such as liquor shops and also hurt minority sentiments

Vaishno Devi pilgrim killed in landslide

June 12, 2013 1:45 pm

The woman,Daya Devi,who was critically injured died on way to hospital,the SHO said.

75-yr-old hangs himself

March 25, 2013 3:32 am

A 75-year-old man,Pritam Singh,on Sunday committed suicide by hanging himself in the chemist shop of his son.