The Indian government has been accused of ceding land in Himalayas to China. There have even been locals who report that 'buffer zones' have been constructed in formerly Indian-controlled areas.
The caterpillar fungus can be found in Bhutan, Nepal, the Indian states of Uttarakhand, Sikkim, and Arunachal Pradesh, as well as nearby high-altitude regions of the Central and Eastern Himalayas. But due to its decline, the world’s most expensive fungus is sparking a crisis in the Himalayas.
Nine Russian climbers have been already granted licenses to scale in Nepal this spring season, as Nepal's rejects Ukraine's request to ban Russian climbers from the Himalayas saying its mountains are “global assets.”
China has reportedly sent its Super Soldiers equipped with exoskeleton to the disputed Himalayan border with India.