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Tourists from Delhi face arrest for stopping cars, dancing inside Atal Tunnel in Rohtang

India Today | 26/12/2020 11:13 PM | Click to read full article

Tourists have been arrested for obstructing traffic inside the Atal Tunnel on the Manali-Leh road in Rohtang. According to Himachal Pradesh Police, as many as 10 individuals have been booked under relevant sections of the IPC for disobeying authorities and endangering the lives of other commuters.

Inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in October of this year, the Atal Tunnel is the world's longest tunnel at an altitude of 10,040 feet. It has since become a tourist destination.