BRO to build world’s highest tunnel at 16,580 feet- Current Affairs 2022

The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) will construct the world’s highest tunnel at Shinku La Pass, which will connect Himachal Pradesh to Zanskar Valley in Ladakh. The tunnel will be constructed at a height of 16,580 feet, said BRO Director General Lieutenant General Rajeev Chaudhary in Manali on Saturday.

The two portals of the tunnel will be south and north, while the south portal will be at Shinku La, the north portal will be at Lakhang,