MP Ladakh inaugurates road connecting Zingral to Tharuk, Tangtse

    Publish Date: 1 September, 2021

    Leh, 31st August 2021; A strategically very important road connecting Zingral to Tharuk, Tangtse via Kela at the altitude of 18600ft. constructed by 58 Engineer Regiment of Indian Army was inaugrated by Sh. Jamyang Tsering Namgyal Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) in presence of Lt. Gen. PGK Menon General Officer Commanding 14th Corp, Sh. Tashi Namgyal Yakzee Executive Councilor, Sh. Stanzin Chosphel Executive Councilor, Ven. Lama Konchok Tsephel Councilor of LAHDC Leh, Chairman BDC Durbuk Block, Village heads and the villagers.
    The strategically important road will reduce 41KM travel from Leh (Zingral to Tangtse) to reach Pangong Lake crossing Kela Pass of 18600 feets hight connecting Lchagri Gyamtso Lake and Tharuk Village. This road will also play major roles in coming future to boost socio-economic status of the local residents of the people of Lalok Region of Ladakh as it will invite tourists for many reasons like Highest Tourist Motorable Road, Medicinal Plants like Sanjoeevni, Snow Sport Activities, Nomadic Livestock, Lake and other attractions.
    During the inaugural function held at Kela Top at the altitude of 18600ft MP JTN applauded the dedications of Indian Army especially 58 Engineer Regiment for connecting this road within two months and also highlights the seriousness of the Govt of India towards creation of Border Infrastructures especially roads & bridges. MP JTN also congratulates the people of Lalok Region, Tourists and other travelers for this new road reducing 41km to arrive Famous Pangong Lake.