Kashmir Indepth
Kashmir

Lieutenant General PGK Menon  flags off a Mountaineering Expedition

Srinagar, 07 Sep ( KINS) . Lieutenant General PGK Menon, General Officer Commanding, Fire and Fury Corps flagged off a Mountaineering Expedition to Five Unclimbed Peaks North of Central Rimo Glacier today. The mountaineering team of Zedang Sumpa Battalion will aim to ascend ‘Five’ 6000 meter peaks in an uncharted region. The expedition team comprising of thirty seasoned mountaineers, will negotiate challenging Glaciers and arduous climb to unfurl the National Flag on these heights.

The expedition will be a maiden attempt to summit the Peaks and also will be the first expedition by a single unit to attempt Five Peaks simultaneously. The expedition will not only foster the spirit of adventure among the troops but also go a long way in motivating the troops in pursuing mountaineering as an adventure sport.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Related posts

A sad tale of forgotten at Srinagar’s Leper Colony

Kashmir Indepth

Impressive events held across Jammu Division as PM launches SEHAT scheme

Kashmir Indepth

DC Srinagar sets Targets for 100% saturation under Centrally Sponsored Schemes

Zainab Hamdani

Illicit timber siezed in Rafiabad

Kashmir Indepth

J&K Students Body Urged PM, MEA to take measures to evacuate the Kashmiri students stranded in China

Kashmir Indepth

J&K’s Delimitation: ‘Law ministry soon to set up commission’

Kashmir Indepth

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy