Islamia College organises two-day trek

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SRINAGAR: The department of Physical Education, Islamia College Srinagar organised a two day Nundkul-Gangbal trek for the adventure loving students and staff of the college.
An official statement issued here said a party of twenty four under the supervision of college’s director sports Dr Altaf ur Rehman started the on-foot trek from Naranag through Botshree mountain at 8:00 am and with some rest a Turukol Meadow reached the Nundkul lake at 2:30 pm. After pitching the tents, the party had a round trek of the Nundkul lake on day one.
On second day, the party started early to spend more and more time at the Gangbal lake. The students were briefed about the historical and cultural importance of the lake in Kashmiri folklore.
“The swimming knowing students and staff highly enjoyed a dip in cool, clear and deep clean waters of the lake. The same day some of the staff and students returned back to Srinagar following the same route of Turunkul, Botshree and Naranag,” the statement said adding that the department is organising a “great” lake trek for its adventure club student members very soon.