|Shri Amarnath Yatra-2014 Helicopter On-line Ticket Booking from 17th March.|
Online Booking of Helicopter Tickets for Shri Amarnathji Yatra commences on a date announced by Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board each year.
Last year Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board made arrangements with M/s Global Vectra Pvt Ltd and M/s Himalayan Heli Services Pvt Ltd for providing Helicopter Services on Baltal-Panjtarni-Baltal Sector and M/s Pawan Hans Pvt. Ltd for Helicopter Services on Pahalgam-Panjtarni-Pahalgam Sector.
One way per passenger Helicopter-fare for Baltal-Panjtarni and Pahalgam-Panjtarni Sector had been fixed at Rs.1500/- and Rs. 2400/- respectively for last year journey.
Yatris who wish to avail Helicopter service for their pilgrimage are not required to seek Registration through the designated Bank branches as their applications for purchasing Helicopter tickets contained the required information and was treated as Shri Amarnathji Yatra permits for undertaking the pilgrimage.
However, such Yatris were not able to board the Helicopter-services till they produced the required Compulsory Health Certificate issued by authorised Doctor/ Institutes which was notified by their respective State Governments. These Yatris have to furnish Compulsory Health Certificates at the time of boarding the helicopter at Baltal or Pahalgam, without which the boarding passes is not be issued.