Vaishno Devi shrine to have mega Durga Bhawan to accommodate nearly 4,000 pilgrims

JAMMU: The Vaishno Devi shrine will get a building — Dugra Bhawan — which can accommodate 4,000 pilgrims at a time and is part of the first phase of Bhawan Master Plan, that includes setting up queue management system and exit tracks, which is expected to cost around Rs 90 crore.

The project was approved at the 65th meeting of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board (SMVDSB) held at the Raj Bhavan here under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandra Murmu.

The board approved and reviewed the status of the implementation of the Bhawan Master Plan which involves construction of the mega Durga Bhawan for accommodating nearly 4,000 pilgrims at Bhawan area, inlet queue management system at Bhawan, exit track at Bhawan, and queue management system at Bhairon Ji. (AGENCIES)