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First four-wheeler in Humla through Chankheli Pass

District: 
Mugu

The MHLR team have now completed initial track opening of 38km from Gamgadhi to the Chankheli pass (3750m asl), which marks the boundary between Rara Chhayanath Municipality in Mugu district with Chankheli Rural Municipality in Humla district.  The RAP3 MHLR Bolero pickup managed to drive into Humla.   Infrastructure Adviser of DFID Nepal, Dr. Suman Baidya and Team Leader of RAP3 MHLR, Kirsteen Merrilees inaugurated the track opening. The event was marked by cutting a ribbon on 7th May 2019.

Until this occasion, Humla was not connected by road to the rest of the country.