There are women and then there are super-women. They are not bound by convictions of a patriarchal society; they are bondless, bold and believers. The women of the Indian armed forces fall in the latter category.
It is the source of the Pindari River which meets Alakananda at Karnaprayag in the Garhwal district. Just for the record, at 7,816 mtrs Nanda Devi is India’s highest peak.
And they did a fine job of it.
The glacier which has a width of 1.5 kms and a length of 3.2 kms is so significant that the locals call it the ‘Soul of Kumaon’.