Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha reviewed the preparations for Shri Amarnathji Yatra at a high-level meeting in Raj Bhawan today. The meeting was attended by DCs, SSPs and officials of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB).
LG said that it is the priority of the administration to ensure best facilities for the pilgrims.
LG fixed June 15 as the timeline for completing all works pertaining to Shri Amarnathji Yatra. He further directed for regular monitoring of specific works at Anantnag and Ganderbal.
He directed that adequate field staff of the Departments like Jal Shakti and Power should remain available for providing continuous services during the Yatra.
He also stressed on publicizing the measures and efforts to be employed for ensuring plastic-free environment to protect the ecology.
Detailed discussions were also held on ensuring various arrangements including drinking water, pilgrims’ movement, RIFD tracking on all routes, Langar stalls, pony movement, and helicopter service.
LG also directed for augmentation of health infrastructure and implementation of a meticulous traffic plan.