LG reviews facilities for pilgrims at Mata Vaishno Devi shrine
Jammu: Lt Governor Manoj Sinha on Sunday paid obeisance at the famous holy cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi in Reasi district and also reviewed the facilities put in place by the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board (SMVDSB) for facilitation of the visiting pilgrims and took stock of various ongoing and upcoming infrastructure development projects, an official spokesperson said.
Accompanied by Chief Executive Officer, SMVDSB Ramesh Kumar, he said Sinha visited the holy cave and paid obeisance at the sanctum sanctorum.
He prayed for peace, progress and prosperity in Jammu and Kashmir, the spokesperson said.
Sinha, who is also the chairman of the SMVDSB, directed the CEO Shrine Board for completion of all the ongoing projects within envisaged timelines to further augment the facilities for the pilgrims.
The LG also attended a felicitation function of the students of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Gurukul, who secured first positions in Sampurnanand Sanskrit University.