9 West Bengal Cities Organized Mountaineering Trips in 2016

Only nine (9) cities scattered in six districts of West Bengal organized mountaineering trips in 2016. Among these cities, Kolkata accounted for the highest share (65.52% | 19). Asansol and Ishapore, accounting for equal number of the trips, 2 (6.90%) each, shared the second slot. Each of the remaining seven cities accounted for 3.45% (1) of trips.

In Burdwan district, two cities participated in the mountaineering expeditions to the Indian Himalayas, whereas, in North 24 Paraganas, three cities organized the expeditions.

 9 Mountaineering expedition organizing cities of West Bengal

 

Data Source: Indian Mountaineer, an annual publication of the Indian Mountaineering Foundation (IMF). Number 52, 2016

 

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