SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 10: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan today convened a meeting to review the arrangements for annual Amarnath Yatra 2018.
Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Anantnag, Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Ganderbal, Deputy CEO Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB), ACEO SASB, SSP Ganderbal, Dy SP (Headquarters), Deputy Director Planning and other concerned officers were present in the meeting.
Rationalization of shops and tents to be pitched at each Yatra Camp and at other places enroute Holy Cave including areas outside the Baltal Base Camp and Chandanwari Camps, procedure and timelines for grant of tents and shops permissions, procedure to be followed for ensuring that tents and shops are pitched strictly according to the layout plan and other related arrangements were discussed threadbare in the meeting.
He asked SASB, concerned district administrations and police to fix timelines for all arrangements and adhere to it in letter and spirit so that devotees, which will come from all corners of the country, not face any kind of difficulty.
He directed all concerned Departments to maintain close coordination with each agency and concerned ADCs to personally monitor all arrangements to ensure hassle-free Amarnath Yatra.