On the 9th day of the ongoing Amarnath Yatra, at least 9,541 pilgrims paid obeisance at the cave shrine. Till date 1,21,196 Yatris have paid obeisance at the Amarnath shrine.
An official statement said tow critically ill pilgrims were also evacuated by helicopter today from Panjtarni. While Radha Devi was brought to Baltal base hospital Ramesh Kakde was shifted to SKIMS, Srinagar for specialized treatment.
So far nine critically sick pilgrims have been air evacuated by the Shrine Board for immediate specialized treatment.