Mount Balbala

Mount Balbala in Uttarakhand is a mountain of the Garhwal Himalaya. The 6,416-meter tall mountain is located in the Zanskar Range on the border between India and China. It is the 100th highest mountain located entirely within Uttarakhand.
A team from the first battalion of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police have successfully scaled Mount Balbala on September 4. the expedition was launched on August 7 this year from Joshimath, Uttarakhand. It was the first summit by any Indian expedition on this mountain after a successful climb a Swiss expedition in 1947. The ITBP is known for successfully climbing more than 220 peaks since it was formed in 1962.


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