Tashkurgan


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Tashkurgan

or

Tash-Kurgan,

Afghanistan: see KhulmKhulm
, formerly Tashkurgan
or Tash-Kurgan
, town, N Afghanistan. It has extensive fruit orchards and is a market for wool and sheep with a notable covered bazaar.
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He said two buses of PTDC moved from Sust (Pakistan) to Tashkurgan (China) during working days which was subject to availability of travelers.
The bus service will travel between Lahore and Tashkurgan in China with a two-way ticket priced at Rs23,000.
As per schedule issued by authorized operator, the bus service will run four days a week from Lahore to Tashkurgan. The departure from Lahore would be on Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday while departure from Tashkurgan would be Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
A new bus service called Pak-China CPEC Bus Service is being launched between Lahore and Tashkurgan (Kashgar - China).
Summary: New Delhi [India], Nov 1 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs on Wednesday stated that the proposed idea of a bus service between Lahore (Pakistan) and Tashkurgan (Kashgar - China) violates India's "sovereignty and territorial integrity."
The NSTN service will depart from Lahore to Tashkurgan on Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday.
Priced at Rs13,000 for a one-way and Rs23,000 for a two-way trip, the bus will travel between Lahore and Tashkurgan in China.
The detailed itinerary of CPEC Passenger Bus Service (Lahore to Tashkurgan).
On top of that, Uzbekneftegaz JSC and KNOC Fergana signed a protocol on the date of entry into force of the "Agreement on Geological Exploration at the Dekhkanabad and Tashkurgan Investment Blocks in the South-Western Gissar Region of Uzbekistan".
On the Chinese side, the pass is the southwest terminus of China National Highway 314 (G314) and is 130 km from Tashkurgan, 420 km from Kashgar and some 1,890 km from Urumqi.
The file photo shows a truck is driving along the China-Pakistan Friendship Highway before the Karakorum mountain range near Tashkurgan in China's western Xinjiang province.
Another route originated from Yarkand, followed a tributary of the Tashkurgan River to the town then either to Wakhan or Khunjrab.