Explained: What is the importance of Ladakh’s Pangong Tso Lake

News: Indian Army thwarted an attempt by China to change the status quo near the Line of Actual Control(LAC) by deploying its troops to a previously un-deployed area on the southern bank of the Pangong Tso Lake. Facts: Pangong Tso Lake: It is an endorheic lake (landlocked) that is partly in India’s Ladakh region and… Continue reading Explained: What is the importance of Ladakh’s Pangong Tso Lake

Pangong Tso lake

News:Indian and Chinese Army soldiers were engaged in a face-off near the northern bank of Pangong Tso Lake in Ladakh. Facts: About Pangong Tso lake: Pangong Tso is a long narrow landlocked lake situated at a height of more than 14,000 ft in the Ladakh Himalayas. The brackish water lake freezes over in winter and… Continue reading Pangong Tso lake