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Siachen base camp to Kumar Post opened for tourism purposes


Siachen base camp to Kumar Post opened for tourism purposes



Government of India has decided to open the entire area from Siachen base camp to Kumar Post for tourism purposes.

The step has been taken to boost tourism in Ladakh.

The Siachen Glacier at the height of around 20,000 ft in the Karakoram range is known as the highest militarised zone in the world where the soldiers have to battle frostbite and high winds.