Prelims-2016 (Geography Session)-Mountain Passes in India

J & K

Aghil PassLadakh – ChinaKarakoram
Burzil PassKashmir –GiligitKarakoram
Karakoram PassLadakh – ChinaKarakoram
Jojila PassSrinagar- Leh (J&K)Zaskar
Pensi LaLadhak KashmirGateway to Zaskar
Banihal PassJ & KFamous for Jawahar Tunnel

Himachal Pradesh

Baralacha PassLadakh – Himachal Pradesh
Rohtang PassHimachal Pradesh
Shipki LaIndia-Tibet border

Uttarakhand

Mana PassIndia-Tibet border (Also known as Dungri La)
Niti PassIndia-Tibet border
Lipulekh PassIndia-Tibet border

Sikkim

Nathu La PassIndia – Tibet
Jelep La PassIndia – Tibet

Arunachal Pradesh

Bomdila PassIndia – Tibet
Bum La PassIndia – Tibet
Tunga PassIndia – Tibet
Dihang PassIndia – Tibet

Assam

Diphu PassTri-point of the borders of India, China, and Burma

Ghats in India

Goram GhatAravali range, Rajasthan
Asirgarh PassMadhya Pradesh, connects Narmada & Tapi valleys, also known as Key to Deccan
Thal GhatMaharashtra – Connects Mumbai to Kolkata via rail route
Bhor GhatMaharashtra – Connects Mumbai to Chennai via rail route
Pal GhatKerala – Connects Chennai to Cochin via rail route

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