The gap between Delhi and Katra will now be diminished to 588 km, and the journey time may even be diminished by 5 hours. This may change into potential because the Nationwide Highways Authority of India (NHAI) took the initiative to assemble Delhi-Amritsar-Katra hall in a bid to enhance connectivity between the 2 areas.
As per the studies, a 670-km greenfield expressway venture will likely be connecting Bahadurgarh border in Delhi with Katra through Nakodar and Gurdaspur in Punjab.
Reportedly, it takes pilgrims round 12 hours to succeed in Katra from Delhi, and the identical will likely be diminished by 40 km by the stated hall, thereby lowering the gap between the locations and saving 5 hours of journey.
Along with this, travellers may even be capable to attain Amritsar from Delhi in lower than 5 hours.
The Katra-Delhi Categorical Highway will cowl some main holy cities and cities. Other than Vaishno Devi, and Amritsar, different essential cities that will likely be falling alongside the route are Jalandhar, Kathua, Kapurthala and Ludhiana.
In one other replace, amid studies of individuals falling prey to faux web sites whereas reserving their journey to the Vaishno Devi temple in Jammu and Kashmir, the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board has suggested pilgrims to e-book their particulars solely on the official web site h
ttp://maavaishnodevi.org or shrine board’s cellular software.