back to top
JammuChopper services to Shiv Khori Shrine soon

Chopper services to Shiv Khori Shrine soon


Chopper services to Shiv Khori Shrine soon

REASI, OCTOBER 12:  In a major step to facilitate the pilgrims visiting the famous Shiv Khori  Shrine  ,helicopter  services are in offing soon .This was informed by District Development Commissioner Ravinder Kumar who is also the  Vice Chairperson of Shiv Khori Shrine Board.

He said that the construction of helipad and allied infrastructure along with approach road is almost complete and helipad service is likely to start very soon.

Regarding the trial run conducted, he said that the chopper safely covered the distance between Katra and Shiv Khori Shrine in 12 minutes and landed at Shiv Khori helipad safely.

During the trial run, all the safety measures were taken by SSKSB, he added. Kumar also said that the final call on starting the service was likely to be taken in the upcoming board meeting.

He further, informed that the tendering process regarding the chopper services has been initiated and the whole process would be completed in short span

It is pertinent to mention that helicopter service was earlier stopped due to some issues and now the board has once again shown interest in starting the chopper service, Kumar added.

The Northlines is an independent source on the Web for news, facts and figures relating to Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh and its neighbourhood.

Share post:


More like this

LG Sinha Takes Charge: Leads Security and Development Meeting

Reviews preparations for Shri Amarnath Ji Yatra Jammu, June...

Intention Of Centre To Levy GST On Petrol, Diesel; States Will Have To Decide On Rate: FM

NEW DELHI, June 22: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on...

Four Junior Staff Nurses Suspended In J&K’s Ramban

JAMMU, June 22: The Medical Superintendent of District Hospital...

Dramatic Showdown Along LoC Ends in Victory, Terrorists Routed

JAMMU, June 22: Two terrorists were believed to be...