Along with the pilgrimage to the cave shrine of Amarnath, two other yatras -- Buddha Amarnath and Machail yatra – were also suspended and efforts were being made to safely shift the stranded pilgrims, police said.

"Amarnath yatra, Buddha Amarnath yatra and Machail yatra have been suspended from Jammu as no fresh batch has been allowed to move to these shrines," police said.

Two hundred of the over 500 Machial yatra pilgrims stranded in Gulabgarh area have been safely brought back to Jammu late on Sunday night, police said.

250 pilgrims of Amarnath yatra and 75 of Buddha Amarnath yatra have been stranded in Jammu Base camp for past few days.

(Agencies)

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