A Quick Glance Of The Himalayas Main Passes
Post on 09,February 2016   5:00 AM
By - PolyEyes Staff
views 1021
Bookmark and Share

The mighty Himalayas stand like a wall providing little opportunity to cross, yet there are some passes across it which offer passes to cross it.

 ★ JAMMU AND KASHMIR ▶

Mintaka Pass- Tri junction of Indo -China -Afghanistan. 

Parpik Pass- Joins north Kashmir to China.

Khunjerab Pass-  Indo-China Border access between Kashmir and China. 

Aghil Pass- Join Ladakh with Xuijang (Sui k iang) province of China . It remains snow covered during the winter. Closed November to May. 

Banihal Pass- Situated in Pir -Panjal Range.

 - Jawahar Tunnel (11km )links Jammu in south and Srinagar in north.

Chang-La - Joins Ladakh with Tibet. 

Khardung La - Near Leh in Ladakh Range. World highest mortable road pass.

Lanak La - India China border , Akasai -chin area in Jammu and Kashmir. Connects Ladakh and Lhasa. A road connecting Xinjang Province with Tibet has been constructed by Chinese .

Pir-Panjal - Shortest and easiest metal road between Jammu and Kashmir Valley . But this route had to be closed down as a result of the partition of the subcontinent. 

Qara Tag La- Situated on Indo China Border, provides passage offshoot of great Silk Route. 

Imis La- Indo-China border joins Ladakh with Tibet. 

Pensi La- Vital link between Kashmir valley and Kargil.

Zoji La- Important link between Srinagar at one side and Kargil and Leh on the other side. NH -1D passes through , BRO looks after NH 1D.


Back
Comments ( 0 )
Add a comment
Your name: *
E-mail:
The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
Title:


Related Articles

Prelims Online Test Series
UPSC 2018 Prelims Test Series Registration Link

UPSC REGISTRATION
JPSC 2017-18 PRELIMS Test Series

REGISTRATION
Most Recent Comments
(Avito) 50% | @a556677 @a1garant , ! Avito ( , ). - , . , (Avito). . . : 50% . , , . ! : , , - !!! ... ! ________ avito
by AvitoR77sr
AMBER JEWELRY, Natural BALTIC AMBER, Earrings hook, stud, bar You are Welcome in my Baltic Amber exhibition AmberWizard! https://www.etsy.com/shop/amberwizard AMBER Earrings Round Yellow beads Gift, present, Women jewelry https://img1.etsystatic.com/194/0/11536221/il_570xN.1426748907_gwpx.jpg .
by Alisahera

ANy vacancy in cecreteriate?

by Shahbaz Ahmad

I want to know that when the bpscexam will held likewise 60 62 exam

by Abhi

I think cdpo requirenment 2017 will be uploades

Notification this mont.

by ASHISH KUMAR

Sir/Mam,

Can you please provide me the syllabus for bpsc mains gs paper syllabus. I am not getting it.

Regards

by Nupur
From:

sir,your prediction about cut off for general(85-95) is on the basis of 9000 results or more than that.further there is 35% horizontal reservation to women.please clarify

by Pushkar Verma
From:
Surprisingly individual friendly site. Great info available on couple of gos to.
by Binary Option Trading Systems

sir please do reply on the above comment.also tell about the expected date for main exam

by Pushkar Verma
From:

Sir ,

Due to�previous records of jpsc ....can u tell there were any possibilities that jpsc conduct 

7th jpsc as on 12 nov 2017....can  we prepare for it

by Ridhima
Get RSS Feeds
  • All Stories
  • Recently Published Stories
  • Most Viewed Stories
  • Just In Photos
  • Most Viewed Photos