Journalists who remained in prison at year’s end included Liu Wei and Yang Tongyan. Uighur webmasters Dilshat Perhat and Nijat Azat continued to serve sentences for “endangering state security.” During the year additional journalists working in traditional and new media were also imprisoned.
Birds, such as the , have been seen flying at the higher altitudes of the mountain, while others, as the , have been spotted as high as the at 7,920 metres (25,980 ft). have been seen as high as 7,900 metres (26,000 ft) and bar-headed geese migrate over the Himalayas. In 1953, George Lowe (part of the expedition of Tenzing and Hillary) said that he saw bar-headed geese flying over Everest&aposs summit.
The ganja fields start a few hundred metres beneath Malana. The stems of the plants are broken and An old woman sits amid the wreckage of the crop, rubbing what remains between her palms. Two weeks ago AP Singh led half the Kullu Valley police force along this path, laying waste to whatever cannabis they found.