In view of the forecast of the Meteorological Department, a yellow alert has been issued regarding Kedarnath Yatra. Along with this, the officials related to the journey have been instructed to be alert.

From May 16 to 20, the Meteorological Department issued a forecast of heavy rain for Rudraprayag, Uttarkashi, Chamoli, Bageshwar, and Pithoragarh districts. District Magistrate Mayur Dixit said that keeping in mind the weather forecast, vigilance is being taken regarding Kedarnath Yatra.

The passengers coming to the Dham have been asked to travel with full caution.

As soon as it rains, they have been asked to take shelter at the halts and safe places. He has instructed NDRF, SDRF and police force to be on alert mode along with departmental officers related to the yatra.