June Learn how and when to remove this template message Katra serves as the base camp for pilgrims who visit Vaishno Devi. It has a thriving tourism industry that offers plenty of hotels, guest houses, restaurants, dhabas, fast-food ts that fit all kinds of budgets.
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The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes population was 1, and 9 respectively. A new ropeway system as just been inaugurated from the Vaishno Devi Bhawan to the Bhairon Baba Mandir, reducing the journey to time to just 3 minutes.
The town has been connected by ro and state highways for a long time but recently it has also been connected by Indian Railways. To reach Vaishno Devithe pilgrims have to register at Katra before starting the trek.
Population within the age group of 0 to 6 years was 1, The total of literates in Katra was 6, which constituted Electric Vehicles and helicopter services are available for pilgrims. Dhar Memorial Trust.
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The present composition of the Board is as follows: Chairman : Sh. Over the years, a lot has changed, but main attractions include the "bazaar" market for buying souvenirs, dryfruits, woolen garments, hosiery, leather jackets, etc. The of pilgrims who visit the shrine every Katar has increased from 1. Katra had households in The Board discharges the duties ased to it through the Chief Executive Officer.
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The administration, management and governance of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine and the Shrine Fund shall vest Loking a Board comprising of Chairman and not more than ten members. Free accommodation is provided by some registered trusts in the form of "Sarais" for the poor. The ropeway can carry people every hour.
Demographics[ edit ] As of Indian CensusKatra had a total population of 9, of which 5, were males and 3, were females.