Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir), April 9 -- : Several security measures including drones at strategic locations, strict surveillance along with CCTVs will be put in place for the upcoming Amarnath Yatra-2021.

Inspector-General of Police (IGP) of Kashmir, Vijay Kumar on Thursday chaired a security meeting with the senior officers of Srinagar, Budgam, Bandipora and Ganderbal Districts on the upcoming Amarnath Yatra.

He directed officers to maintain strict surveillance, select strategic locations where drones can be used and CCTVs can be installed.

Registrations for the annual pilgrimage to the 3,880-metre high cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas commenced from April 1

IGP Kashmir was briefed by the officers through detailed presentations...