CHANDIGARH, Punjab—The management trust of Gurdwara Sri Hemkunt Sahib has released guidelines for the 2020’s yatra to Sri Hemkunt Sahib beginning on September 4.
Every pilgrim intending to go for darshan this year will have to register at the following link: http://smartcitydehradun.uk.gov.dhcp.in/pravasi-registration
In the wake of prevailing coronavirus pandemic, the management trust has asked the patients of the chest, heart, kidney, asthmatics, diabetes, and other ailments to avoid pilgrimage.
Guidelines also specify that devotees above 60 years or below 10 years and pregnant women will not be allowed to proceed for pilgrimage this year.
It will be mandatory for the pilgrims to undergo Antigen COVID-19 test within 72 hours of entering into Uttarkhand.
The pilgrims have been asked to maintain a distance of six feet from each other while wearing masks and gloves all the time.