Amarnath Yatra 2013 registration has begun on March 18. The Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) started the registration for the annual pilgrimage to the cave shrine devoted to Lord Shiva on Monday.
Amarnath Yatra is scheduled to start on June 28. In order to enable the state administration to make arrangements for the pilgrims, the registration process has begun much earlier. The pilgrimage will end on August 21, 2013 with Raksha Bandhan.
The registration of pilgrims for Shri Amarnathji Yatra begins on 18th March, 2013 for both the Yatra routes – Baltal and Chandanwari routes – through 422 designated Bank Branches of Jammu & Kashmir Bank, State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank, YES Bank and HDFC Bank spread all over the country.