Over 300 perform darshan in holy cave

Excelsior Correspondent
SRINAGAR, Aug 13:  Over 300 pilgrims performed darshan at holy cave of Swami Amarnath Ji today.
According to an official spokesman 323 pilgrims performed darshan in the cave shrine today while 31 pilgrims left from Nunwan -Pahalgam base camp to holy cave via traditional Chandanwari track.
The spokesman said 116 pilgrims left from Baltal base camp to holy cave through shortest track today.
He said with this the total pilgrims performing darshan in cave shrine since the yatra started on June 28 has touched 3,51,313. Till yesterday evening 3,50,990 pilgrims had performed darshan in holy cave, he added.
He said there was heavy down pour at holy cave and on the two tracks during the day. However the yatra proceeded smoothly as there was no heavy rush of pilgrims.