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Siachen Glacier now open for tourists

26 days ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh announced that Siachen area is now open for tourists and tourism.The minister stated that from Siachen Base Camp to Kumar Post, the entire area has been opened for tourism purposes.
Siachen glacier is known for its ardous climate and difficult terrain.
At a height of more than 15,000 ft the Kumar Post is located and tourists will be able to travel from the base camp at Partapur at 11,000 feet to the Kumar Post.
As per sources for travel to these areas permit to the tourists will be provided. So apart from the annual expedition organised by the Army from the...
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Rajnath Singh throws open Siachen for tourism

Rajnath Singh throws open Siachen for tourism

27 days ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

The world's highest battlefield, the Siachen Glacier, has now been opened to tourists, defence minister Rajnath Singh said in Ladakh on Monday.
The defence minister was in Ladakh, along with Army chief Gen. Bipin Rawat, to inaugurate a strategically located bridge across the Shyok River which will provide easy connectivity with the Daulat Beg Oldi sector along the Line of Actual Control with China.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said Siachen area was now open to tourists and Tourism.
“Ladakh has tremendous potential in tourism. Better connectivity in Ladakh would certainly bring tourists...
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