Kajin Sara lake

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==The world’s highest lake==
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[https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/newly-discovered-lake-in-nepal-likely-to-become-worlds-highest/article28973715.ece  Newly-discovered lake in Nepal likely to become world’s highest, August 10, 2019: ''The Hindu'']
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[https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/kajin-sara-newly-discovered-nepal-lake-likely-to-become-worlds-highest-2083265  August 10, 2019: ''NDTV'']
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[[File: Kajin Sara lake is located at Singarkharka area of Chame rural municipality of Nepal..jpg|Kajin Sara lake is located at Singarkharka area of Chame rural municipality of Nepal. <br/> Image courtesy: facebook.com/ kajinsaralake <br/> From: [https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/kajin-sara-newly-discovered-nepal-lake-likely-to-become-worlds-highest-2083265  August 10, 2019: ''NDTV'']|frame|500px]]
  
 
[[File: A newly-discovered lake in Nepal is likely to set a new record of being the world's highest lake replacing Tilicho, currently holding the title..jpg|A newly-discovered lake in Nepal is likely to set a new record of being the world's highest lake replacing Tilicho, which is situated at an altitude of 4,919 metres in the Himalayan nation and currently holding the title. (Representational Image) <br/> From: [https://www.deccanchronicle.com/world/asia/100819/world-largest-lake-tilicho-to-be-replaced-by-nepals-newly-discovered.html  August 10, 2019: ''Deccan Chronicle'']|frame|500px]]
 
[[File: A newly-discovered lake in Nepal is likely to set a new record of being the world's highest lake replacing Tilicho, currently holding the title..jpg|A newly-discovered lake in Nepal is likely to set a new record of being the world's highest lake replacing Tilicho, which is situated at an altitude of 4,919 metres in the Himalayan nation and currently holding the title. (Representational Image) <br/> From: [https://www.deccanchronicle.com/world/asia/100819/world-largest-lake-tilicho-to-be-replaced-by-nepals-newly-discovered.html  August 10, 2019: ''Deccan Chronicle'']|frame|500px]]
  
  
The Kajin Sara lake in Manang district was discovered about a few months ago by a team of mountaineers, the Himalayan Times reported. It is located at Singarkharka area of Chame rural municipality.
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A newly-discovered lake in Nepal is likely to set a new record of being the world's highest lake replacing Tilicho, which is situated at an altitude of 4,919 metres in the Himalayan nation and currently holding the title.
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The Kajin Sara lake in Manang district was discovered about a few months ago by a team of mountaineers, the Himalayan Times reported.
  
A newly-discovered lake in Nepal is likely to set a new record of being the world’s highest lake replacing Tilicho, which is situated at an altitude of 4,919 metres in the Himalayan nation and currently holding the title. The Kajin Sara lake in Manang district was discovered about a few months ago by a team of mountaineers, the Himalayan Times reported. It is located at Singarkharka area of Chame rural municipality.
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It is located at Singarkharka area of Chame rural municipality.
  
“As per the measurement of the lake taken by the team, it is located at an altitude of 5,200 metres, which is yet to be officially verified. It is estimated to be 1,500-metre-long and 600-metre-wide,Chame rural municipality Chair Lokendra Ghale was quoted as saying by the report.
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"As per the measurement of the lake taken by the team, it is located at an altitude of 5,200 metres, which is yet to be officially verified. It is estimated to be 1,500-metre-long and 600-metre-wide," Chame rural municipality Chair Lokendra Ghale was quoted as saying by the report.
  
“The lake would be the world’s highest lake if its altitude of 5000-plus metres is officially verified,he said.
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"The lake would be the world's highest lake if its altitude of 5000-plus metres is officially verified," he said.
  
 
The Tilicho lake, situated at an altitude of 4,919 metres, is 4 km long, 1.2 km wide and around 200 metres deep.
 
The Tilicho lake, situated at an altitude of 4,919 metres, is 4 km long, 1.2 km wide and around 200 metres deep.

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Location and significance

2019: discovery; highest rank in world

August 10, 2019: NDTV


Kajin Sara lake is located at Singarkharka area of Chame rural municipality of Nepal.
Image courtesy: facebook.com/ kajinsaralake
From: August 10, 2019: NDTV
A newly-discovered lake in Nepal is likely to set a new record of being the world's highest lake replacing Tilicho, which is situated at an altitude of 4,919 metres in the Himalayan nation and currently holding the title. (Representational Image)
From: August 10, 2019: Deccan Chronicle


A newly-discovered lake in Nepal is likely to set a new record of being the world's highest lake replacing Tilicho, which is situated at an altitude of 4,919 metres in the Himalayan nation and currently holding the title. The Kajin Sara lake in Manang district was discovered about a few months ago by a team of mountaineers, the Himalayan Times reported.

It is located at Singarkharka area of Chame rural municipality.

"As per the measurement of the lake taken by the team, it is located at an altitude of 5,200 metres, which is yet to be officially verified. It is estimated to be 1,500-metre-long and 600-metre-wide," Chame rural municipality Chair Lokendra Ghale was quoted as saying by the report.

"The lake would be the world's highest lake if its altitude of 5000-plus metres is officially verified," he said.

The Tilicho lake, situated at an altitude of 4,919 metres, is 4 km long, 1.2 km wide and around 200 metres deep.

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