Islamia College conducts trek to 'frozen' Gangbal lake

Department of Physical Education, Islamia College Srinagar organised a trekking expedition for its students to twin lakes of Gangbal and Nundkul, on Monday.

Both the lakes situated at the foothills of Mount Haramukh in Ganderbal district are currently under the snow and it was last trekking trip for the college adventure club before the start of Ramdan.

In the trekking expedition nine students and four staff members under the supervision of Dr. Altaf ur Rehman participated. The group started early morning from Naranag reached Turundkul at 12 noon. After having lunch there the group advanced towards Nundkul and Gangbal lakes walking over several feet of snow. The participating students were extremely excited to have a glimpse of ice and snow covered frozen lakes of Nundkul and Gangbal at the foothills of Mount Harmukh.