Bulk Short Message Service for Amarnath Yatra 2016 from 2nd July
Amarnath cave is a Hindu shrine located in Jammu and Kashmir, India. As the cave is situated At an altitude of 3,888 m about 141km from Srinagar so Cave is surrounded by snowy mountains. It is believed that Amarnath Yatra is strenuous journey. Devotees travel on foot.
So, the Governor of Jammu and Kashmir and Chairman of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board NN Vohra inaugurated Bulk SMS Service for the pilgrims.
The Government agencies provide necessary facilities all along the route during the Yatra period. This new facility has been started for facilitating the pilgrims of the annual Amarnath Yatra which is Starting on July 2 to August 18.
The Bulk SMS service is directed to become aware pilgrims about the strenuous nature of Yatra And the precautions they required to take before and during the pilgrimage. Bulk SMS will be sent on their Mobile phones who have registered in advance as registration is going on.
The SMS will cover the health advisory that will be followed during the Yatra. All other important Information including weather forecasts and other messages in case of any emergency will also be Propagated through SMS to the pilgrims who have registered in advance.