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A village in the border area, Sirkha is in Pithoragarh District of Uttaranchal. It lies at an altitude of about 7800 ft above sea level and is noted for its serene beauty. The village is on the trekking route connecting Dharchula and Kailash.

Sirkha is around 16 km from Pangu and 14 km from Khela. Some of the nearby places are Galagad, Jibti, Sobala, Tijam and Tawa Ghat. Kali River, a small river originating from the trans Himalayan zone, flows very close to this village. Munsiyari and Dharchula are the nearest major towns.

Tanakpur Railway Station is the nearest major railway station. Pant Nagar Airport serves this area.

Updated on 1st July, 2005
District: Pithoragarh

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