China builds world’s highest road tunnel to connect Tibet

today completed work on the world’s highest road tunnel costing about USD 170 million on the Sichuan-highway which will shorten the time to reach by two hours.

The seven-km long tunnel, situated 6,168 metre above sea level, passes through the main peak of Chola Mountain.

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