Joshimath disaster could hit Hemkund Sahib pilgrimage
Amritsar, January 18
With Joshimath, the gateway to pilgrimage websites like Badrinath and Hemkund Sahib, going through a significant problem as a consequence of land subsidence, the state of affairs would additionally take its toll on the pilgrimage this 12 months.
Hundreds of pilgrims go for evening halt at Joshimath earlier than travelling onwards to the revered shrines.
Gurdwara Sri Hemkund Sahib Administration Belief president Narinderjit Singh Bindra stated it might be too early to say whether or not the state of affairs would have an effect on the pilgrimage or not.
Gurdwara Gobind Ghat supervisor Sewa Singh stated, “The Gurdwara Hemkund Sahib Administration has rescued affected residents and made preparations for langar.”