New Delhi, July 13
The Supreme Court on Monday refused to entertain a plea which sought instructions for restriction on this 12 months’s Shri Amarnath Yatra because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A bench headed by Justice DY Chandrachud stated the choice on allowing pilgrims and imposing circumstances for his or her safeguard falls throughout the area of the chief and the administration would take a name on it.
The Apex Court was listening to a plea filed by ‘Shri Amarnath Barfani Langars Organisation’ which had sought a course to the Centre, Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir and Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board to limit the entry of pilgrims within the Yatra this 12 months in wake of the coronavirus outbreak.
The plea had additionally sought a course for ‘live darshan’ of Lord Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine on the web and tv. PTI