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Schedule for Machail Yatra 2017

Machail Yatra 2017

Beginning 25th of July 2017 the annual Machail Yatra has officially commenced. However, schedule for the Machail Yatra 2017 is as under – 18th August – The Holy Mace will leave Chinote in Bhaderwah at 8.30 AM and will halt in Kishtwar overnight. 19th August – Will leave Kishtwar at …

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Airfare for Machail Yatra 2017

Machail Yatra 2017

Annual airfare for Machail Yatra 2017 has been fixed at Rs. 1550 per head for adults and Rs 1400 for children between the age group of 02 – 12 years. The fare is for a one way journey. The airfare was fixed by the Divisional Commissioner Jammu. It is the …

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Dangerous Road journey from Kishtwar to Paddar

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The road length from Kishtwar to Paddar is 65 kms long. Its a very tough journey consisting of hairpin turns, narrow stretches, landslide prone zones and non-asphaltic course which is a perfect blend for the offroad travellers seeking adrenaline rush. The much brighter side of this road stretch will also …

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Paddar deputation calls on MoS Sunil Sharma

A deputation of Paddar people called on Sh. Sunil Sharma Honorable Minister of State for RandB and Revenue Department JandK, Jammu and discussed various problems pertaining to sub division Paddar particularly in the context of latest incessant rain and snow in the whole area. Sh. Prahlad Singh Rathore and Sh. …

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Burning Demands of Paddar

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1. Schedule Tribe Status The neighbouring areas of Pangi (H.P) and Zanskar (Ladakh) once dependent on Paddar area in respect of commodities upto late 70’s have progressed leaps and bounds by virtue of constitutional mechanism of Schedule Tribe and Hill Development Council instruments leaving area of Paddar far behind in …

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Exorbitant air fare for Machail Yatra 2014

Machail Yatra

This is my second post regarding the exorbitant rates being charged for the upcoming Machail Yatra 2014 which is officially commencing from 1st Aug 2014. Strange as it may sound but neither the District Administration nor the Management of the Yatra seems to be looking into the excessive fare (Rs. …

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