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India, China complete Pangong Tso withdrawal

  • Posted By
    10Pointer
  • Categories
    National
  • Published
    20th Feb, 2021

Context

  • India and China have completed disengagement on the north and south banks of Pangong Tso (lake) in eastern Ladakh.

Pangond Tso Lake

  • Situated at a height of almost 4,350m, is the world’s highest saltwater lake.
  • one-third of the Pangong Lake lies in India and the other two-thirds in China.

Other friction areas between India and China

  • Gogra
  • Hot Springs
  • Depsang Plains
  • Galwan Valley

Rivers flowing in Lakadh Region

  • Indus
  • Zanskar
  • Shyok
  • Suru
  • Nubra