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Covid-19, India-China border row cast shadow on Ladakh tourism industry

Business Standard | 20/09/2020 09:10 PM | Click to read full article

The hotels are unoccupied, the taxies unhired, and the markets bereft of their usual hustle-bustle. Ladakh is missing its guests. The start of the tourist season coincided with the commencement of the pandemic. After the lockdown eased, there were tensions on the border.

"Many tourists want to go to the Nubra Valley and Pangong Tso. But routes to some places have been shut because of the ongoing tensions."