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Amit Shah to hold security review meeting in wake of Amarnath Yatra

Last Updated on June 9, 2023 at 1:29 pm

With the Amarnath Yatra set to begin from July 1, Union Home will chair a security review and preparedness meeting in New Delhi on Friday (June 9).

The review meeting by Amit Shah will take place around 4 pm. Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla, Intelligence Bureau chief Tapan Deka, Central Reserve Police Force Director General SL Thaosen and officers concerned in the Ministry of Home Affairs as well as those from Jammu and Kashmir Police and administration will also attend the meeting to be held in the Ministry of Home Affairs.

The pilgrimage will continue till August 31 and the security forces are leaving no stone unturned to safeguard the pilgrims who will visit from across the country to pay obeisance at the cave shrine.

After the success of the G20 tourism working group meeting held in Srinagar, the Jammu and Kashmir administration is busy making arrangements for the upcoming Amarnath Yatra amid intelligence inputs of possible attempts by Pakistan-based terror outfits to disrupt the pilgrimage.