The convoy is expected to reach destinations at Baltal and Pahalgam base camps by this evening, they added.

Including those that left on Saturday, as many as 14,592 pilgrims have so far gone onwards from Jammu to the Amarnath shrine. The yatra to the Holy Cave Shrine from the traditional Pahalgam route began on Wednesday.

The first batch of Amarnath Yatra was flagged off by Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Minister Ghulam Ahmad Mir. The yatra to the cave shrine will end on August 10.


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