Hooma Roy Choudhury went on the Kashmir Great Lakes with her husband. From being treated for chronic fatigue syndrome, she made a brave choice to do this Moderate to Difficult trek. That too, at a time when the Kashmir valley was grappling with the curfew. Read on to know the effects of this spellbinding trek on her.
Once outside of the airport, curfew bound Srinagar looked more like a war zone than a city, with police and army at every nook and corner. No data, no connectivity. We were picked up from the airport and taken to a hotel to wait night and later shifted to the trek base camp in the wee hours to avoid any problems. 14th August we started our uphill trek from Sonmarg.
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