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Photo: Greater Kashmir

Ladakh's Zojila Tunnel Likely To Complete A Year Before 2026

The tunnel connecting Leh with Srinagar and the rest of India throughout the year is expected to be completed a year before its target year by 2026, said a senior official of the project, on September 27. Reportedly, this year construction won't be stopped during the winters as well. The 13-kilometre long bi-directional tunnel at a height of over 11,500 feet will cost Rs 4,600 crore to the exchequer.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 - 12:32 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

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