Strategic Advantage of Sela Tunnel

  • 09 Mar 2024

On 9th March, PM Modi to inaugurate Sela Tunnel, enhancing India's strategic advantage in border regions.

Key Points

  • Benefits for Indian Army: Tunnel provides all-weather link for Indian Army mobilization, crucial in harsh winter conditions.
  • Importance in Border Disputes: Infrastructure aids in securing disputed boundary with China, improving diplomatic and operational posture.
  • Game Changer for Civilians: Tunnel offers all-weather connectivity, reduces travel time, and enhances safety for civilian population.
  • Infrastructure Details: Constructed using advanced tunnelling method, includes safety features, and facilitates troop movement.
  • Continued Development in Border Regions: Sela Tunnel part of broader infrastructure development in Himalayan and Ladakh regions, enhancing connectivity and security.