These are the general rules to be followed and can be understood at the time while leaving for Amarnath yatra .
One can also buy ration at fair prices from the specially established Govt. Depots at Chandanwari, Sheshnag and Panjtarni. Numerous tea-stalls and small restaurants can be of great relief. However, pilgrims are advised to carry with them biscuits, toffees, tinned food etc. to cater to their immediate needs. Firewood or gas can be obtained at Chandanwari, Sheshnag, Panjtarni and near the Cave.
A Yatri duly registered for the Shri Amarnathji Yatra 2014, having a valid Yatra Permit issued by the goverment will be entitled to an insurance cover of Rs. One lac in case of death due to accident while undertaking the Yatra.