Specttrum News: Dogra Scouts has launched a mountaineering expedition to summit Mount Gya, located at a height of 6794 meters on the boundary between J&K and Himachal Pradesh.

A defence press release informed that the Mount Gya Expedition team comprises 18 members and is being led by Colonel SS Sharma. Started from 17 August the expedition will conclude on 30 September 2015.

The peak will be summited in a phased manner. The expedition team was flagged off by Brigadier Rajiv Ghai, Commander Tripeak Brigade on 17 August 15 at Him Yodha Military Garrison.