Indian authorities issue evacuation orders for thousands of people, including tourists and Hindu pilgrims heading to the Amarnath Temple for yatra (which has been cancelled) to immediately leave Jammu and Kashmir because of security alerts about possible militant attacks. Also, the pilgrimage to Machel Mata for yatra, which also began on 1 July, has been suspended.

Thousands flee Kashmir after militant attack alert

Indian officials have told thousands of Hindu pilgrims to leave Kashmir over security concerns.

  1. BBC
  2. CNN-News18