Jammu & kashmir NEWS


  • Six Vaishno Devi pioneers and a lady pilot were on Monday killed when the helicopter they were in slammed at the new transport stand ground in Jammu's Katra town. The casualties incorporated a recently wedded couple, recognized as Arjun Singh Chib, 25, and his wife Vandana, 22, both occupants of Gho Manasa close Jammu, their nephew Maheshawar Singh, 19, Sachin Solanki, 32, and his little girl Akshita, 6, from Rohini in Delhi. The 6th perished was recognized as Aryanjeet Singh, 52, of Trikuta Nagar, Jammu, and pilot Sunita Vijayn of Hyderabad.
  • Udhampur-Reasi range Agent Monitor General of Police Surinder Gupta said the helicopter was on path from Katra to Sanji Chhat, which falls in transit to the Vaishno Devi altar in Trikuta Slopes. He said the accident occurred at 1.03 pm however the police are as yet determining what prompted the mischance. Sources, be that as it may, said the chopper had hit a winged creature while picking up stature, making the pilot to crash-land in an open ground. Notwithstanding, all the while, the chopper's switch got ensnared with a high strain wire, bringing ablaze. Helicopter forays in the middle of Katra and Sanji Chhat were suspended quickly after the accident however the journey to Vaishno Devi holy place by walking and on horses proceeded of course.
  • Senior officers from the Place of worship Board, neighborhood police and common organization hurried to the mishap spot, from where the burned assemblages of the casualties were being taken to healing facility. The casualties were recognized from their own effects, including cell telephones and garments. J&K Vice president Priest Dr Nirmal Singh additionally went to the accident site and later held an abnormal state meeting with the Hallowed place Board, common organization and the police. PDP president and Lok Sabha part Mehbooba Mufti communicated worry over the loss of human lives and asked the helicopter administrators to entirely hold fast to the wellbeing standards.
  • Representative N Vohra and Boss Priest Mufti Mohammad Sayeed have likewise communicated despondency over the passing of the explorers. Vohra, who is likewise executive of the Vaishno Devi Sanctum Board, reported an ex-gratia of Rs 3 lakh each to the closest relative of those murdered, other than bringing up the matter with Chief General Common Flying (DGCA) for quick enquiry. Contact points of interest of the Vaishno Devi board are: +91-1991-232367, 232238, 234053, 232029.
  • Indicating out that the accident occurred at 1.03 pm, Burrow for Udhampur-Reasi officer, Surinder Gupta said that the casualties were on way the blessed sanctum for darshan. In the wake of taking off from the helipad close Katra town, as the chopper picked up elevation towards Sanjichat, it all of a sudden tumbled down on the ground behind Focal office of the Vaishno Devi Sanctum Board.
  • The purpose behind mishap is being discovered, he said. If it's not all that much inconvenience take after the underneath said framework systematic to Book Helicopter Ticket for Shri Mata Vaishno Devi journey.Register yourself as "New Lover" by joining on the official site of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Sanctuary Load up and make client name and secret word. Close all connections and open this site page once more.
  • Login with the client name and secret word and afterward click on Helicopter Administrations, select Course (Katra-Sanjhichhat or Katra-Sanjhichhat-Katra or Sanjhichhat-Katra), No. of Traveler, Reservation Date and so on and enter other traveler points of interest according to the configuration. At the end click on installment entryway join and open the bank site. Enter Mastercard number, CVV number (at posterior of charge card) and expiry date.
  • If the bank acknowledges your Visa, then message will show up. Click on yes and you're occupying is finished. Obtain the printout of said page. Note: It is imperative that you ought to note down the exchange subtle elements viz. Track ID No/Follow No and so on amid exchange for reference towards further correspondence. It is key that you must check its Exchange Status in the "Lover Zone" accessible on the landing page of this site, once the exchange is finished or on the off chance that any issue is confronted amid exchange.
  • Unimportant reasoning of sum by the individual Bank of the Lover ought not be considered as affirmation for the reservation. Disappointment Status and Discount - Incase, the sum has been deducted by the Bank and the exchange is not appearing in the "Enthusiast Zone", then exchange could be "Disappointment Status" (No reservation is distributed against the Disappointment Exchange). As a further game-plan the Enthusiast is asked for to forward the Exchange points of interest viz. Track ID No/Follow No, client ID and exchange date to online@maavaishnodevi.org for compromise and handling the discount case.
  • Essential Travel Guidelines and Data on Helicopter Operations Passengers are asked for to report at the takeoff Heliport one hour before the advised Takeoff Time of the flight or at Reporting Time said in the PTD. Passengers reporting past these timings should be dealt with as "No Appear" travelers and the Helicopter Administrator claims all authority to designate the seat to different travelers.
  • Children underneath 2 years old will be conveyed free of expense. Be that as it may, such kids should be conveyed in the lap of the going with grown-up. If there should be an occurrence of debate in regards to period of baby, substantial verification of age might be the main component. The Helicopters work subject to reasonable climate condition, clear perceivability of the extent endorsed by the DGCA and freedom by the ATC. 5-6 travelers are normally obliged in one flight. Helipad at Katra is roughly 2 KM from Transport Stand at Katra on Udhampur Street.
  • The flight from Katra to Shri Mata Vaishno Devi (Sanjhichhat Helipad) takes roughly 08 minutes. Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Bhawan is roughly 2.5 KM from Helipad at Sanjichhat. Once a booking has been done prepone/delay or cancelation of booking is not admissible. Full charge discount is relied upon to be put forth just in defense of cancelation of Helicopter operations because of terrible climate/specialized reasons toward the end of Helicopter Administrators.
  • Once booked, the ticket is non transferable. In instance of disappointment exchanges on Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Holy place Board's Site technique for discount is to be taken after with Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Hallowed place Board. The sanctuary of Mata Vaishno Devi is situated in the Trikuta Mountains in the condition of Jammu and Kashmir. A standout amongst the most worshipped spots of love in India, the altar is close Katra. The sacred hallowed place of love is housed at an estimated height of 5200 feet. It has been expressed that yatris in immense numbers visit the spot of love each year. Because of the unfazed confidence of the aficionados, individuals visit the holy place from distinctive parts of India and abroad.
  • Mata Vaishno Devi Yatra To go to the heavenly place of Mata Vaishno Devi, one needs to reach Jammu. Jammu is very much joined via air, rail and the roadways. After you reach Jammu, Katra is the following stop; to reach Katra one can make utilization of taxi administrations or the transport administrations. To achieve the hallowed place of Mata Vaishno Devi from Katra-one can stroll up, take the help of horses or palanquins. The yatra to the sanctuary of Mata Vaishno Devi begins at Katra otherwise called the base camp for the journey.
  • From Katra to the sanctuary, the separation to be secured by the yatris is around 14kms. Inside the cavern, there are three pindis devoted to Goddesses – Maha Kaali, Maha Lakshmi and Maha Saraswati. To finish your journey, you must ensure that you visit the Bhairav sanctuary. The yatra to the heavenly holy place of Mata Vaishno Devi is open consistently. The principle surge period for the visit is amid the late spring months of May, June, and July. The celebration time of Chaitra-spring and Sharad –Ashwin-pre-winter and the New Year excursions are seen as the top season where lovers throng in colossal numbers.
  • Mata Vaishno Devi is known not every one of the wishes of the fans, nobody does a reversal with nothing after they have been honored by the darshan of Mata Vaishno Devi. Supernatural occurrences are allowed to the individuals who are solid minded to make it to the hollow of the Goddess. It is said and trusted that people can take up the heavenly yatra of Mata Vaishno Devi when Mata calls upon their visit. Just when Mata calls you would you have the capacity to visit her, regardless of what you attempt to do your visit to the holy place won't appear unless called. With firm confidence, affection and dedication on Mata Vaishno Devi your yatra would be fruitful with no hardship.