"The yatra is progressing smoothly and the terror attack has not dampened the spirits of the pilgrims," the official said.
Seven Amarnath pilgrims were killed and 19 others were injured in a terrorist attack in south Kashmir's Anantnag district last night. The bus, bearing Gujarat registration number, was on way from Baltal to Jammu when the attack took place.
Additional police and paramilitary personnel have been deployed en route the holy cave shrine to prevent repeat of any such incident, a police official said. He said investigation has been launched into the attack and few people have been detained for questioning.
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