Gilgit - Baltistan

Innovative way to avert the landslide

Innovative tunnel built to let the frequent landslides fall into the Khunjerab river, without blocking the Karakuram Highway. Photo by Dr. Shahid

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  1. is this being consgtructed by the Chinese Engineers recently?? because few years back when I was going to Khunjerab, the FWO was working, constructing something similar to this one, but I am not sure whether it was the same place or some where else,


  2. I have even seen this tech in Afghaistan on the salang pass linking the Suoth and the Capital Kabul with North built by Russians

  3. I have seen such designs in skyland 2 km ahead from angle tower. quite perfect. is there any body to answer Mr. Aziz question?

    A .Jan Shishkat

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