Nearly 14,000 pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath shrine on 3rd day

SRINAGAR: On the third day of the Amarnath Yatra, nearly 14,000 pilgrims paid obeisance at the naturally formed ice lingam in the cave shrine on Wednesday, even as four devotees had to be airlifted for medical attention, officials said.

“13,835 yatris paid obeisance at the Holy Cave (on Wednesday). Till date, 33,694 Yatris had a darshan of the Shivling at the holy cave,” a spokesman for the Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB) said. (AGENCIES)