What's It Like To Drive Up To & Inside The Atal Tunnel? Find Out! - Feature

Team Overdrive Published: October 30, 2020, 08:44 PM IST

We drive to the world's longest tunnel at an altitude of 3,000m above sea level. This marvel of engineering and architecture makes the journey up to Leh far more convenient and simple. Bypassing the Rohtang pass, this reduces the journey to the Lahaul and Spiti valleys by nearly 4 hours!

0:00 - Introduction
1:44 - Driving in the tunnel
02:35 - Ventilation inside
02:10 - Fire retarding system, hydration
03:26 - Emergency evacuation under tunnel
04:44 - Chat with Syamal Burman, Chief Quantitative Survey Engineer
05:10 - Challenge of building the tunnel, water gushing
07:44 - Petr Mitrenga, Senior Advisor Engineering
08:03 - Building through snowfalls
10:23 - Underground Tunnel for evacuation
11:25 - Lifespan of Atal Tunnel

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