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Women gives birth in ambulance at 13,000 ft along Rohtang pass

As there was no gynaecologist at the district hospital, Anita was referred to a regional hospital in Kullu around 150 kilometres away. After the delivery, Devi was taken to the regional hospital in Kullu where she was admitted at 3 am on Saturday.

Rohtang Pass: NGT allows photography

A four-member bench headed by Justice Swatanter Kumar allowed activities like renting of local (Pahari) dresses and photography at Rohtang Pass.


Rohtang pass ban: At 5 per cent, tourist turnout at Manali hits all-time low

The ban came into force Monday morning after the Kullu Deputy Commissioner (DC) Rakesh Kanwar passed the orders to enforce directions of the National Green Tribunal.

Rohtang Pass may become world's highest tourist place with CNG buses

After the successful trial run of the CNG medium-sized buses in Rohtang Pass following the National Green Tribunal (NGT) order, Transport Minister G S Bali said the cabinet will soon take a decision on starting CNG-based buses in Manali .

No passage at Rohtang: background and fallout of Green Tribunal order

Livelihoods of more than 8,000 residents of Manali and nearby villages are said to have been affected by the NGT's order that has capped the number of vehicles at the pass at 1,000 per day.

‘Reconsider ban on diesel vehicles at Rohtang’

The CM said since the NGT orders are interim in nature and not a final judgment, the state cannot appeal to the Supreme Court.


NGT extends deadline for ban on diesel vehicles at Rohtang for May 5

The state government showed its resolve to explore all viable alternatives to replace diesel operated vehicles.

A Travel Show with a personal touch

A spontaneous, soul searching trip to the Himalayas by two travel enthusiasts is now a show on television.

Rohtang Pass: 2 HPTDC food stalls fail to cater to tourists,govt set to move HC

Following Himachal High Court orders asking the state to remove illegal dhabas at Marhi — a base station for the 13,051-feet Rohtang Pass on the Manali-Leh Highway — the government has decided to file an affidavit before the court to make its stand public on the issue of environment protection and locals’ rights to livelihood.

Tunnelling away under Rohtang Pass,with challenges to meet and miles to go

Engineers digging a tunnel beneath the Rohtang Pass are progressing gingerly,wary after a series of setbacks over the past year.