Various trekking routes constructed in Mustang

Myagdi, December 25

Physical infrastructure have been constructed along the Dhaulagiri Icefall trekking route linking Myagdi and Mustang.

Some other infrastructure development works are also taking place continuously along the trekking route identified six years ago by concerned bodies of the district under the leadership of Trekking Agencies Association of Nepal, Pokhara.

Some one kilometre trekking route was constructed at Chimkhola Sasaldhara area along the trekking route at cost of one million rupees allocated by the Tourism Office, Pokhara.

Chairman of Dhaulagiri Icefall Trekking Route Construction Committee Dhruba Kumar Paija said that a total of 28 trekking routes were constructed, staying at the base of Mt Dhaulagiri for around two months.

Similarly, another trekking route was constructed from Sasaldhara Kokhe cliff to Kalibaraha khola.

Various trekking routes including Ruise to Sasaldhara via Pachhetradhuri, Sobangdhuri, Losdhuri, Dahabuki, Phedi and Sugurthala were constructed during five years.

Adviser of the Dhaulagiri Icefall Trekking Route Construction and Management Committee Devendra KC said that operation of trekking routes have been delayed due to lack of construction of additional tourism infrastructure.