Ledo, Assam

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Ledo
Ledo, Assam
village
Ledo is located in Assam
Ledo
Ledo
Location in Assam, India
Coordinates: 27°18′0″N 95°44′0″E / 27.30000°N 95.73333°E / 27.30000; 95.73333Coordinates: 27°18′0″N 95°44′0″E / 27.30000°N 95.73333°E / 27.30000; 95.73333
Country  India
State Assam
District Tinsukia
Government
 • Type Democratic
Elevation 150 m (490 ft)
Languages
 • Official Assamese
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN [786182]
Coastline 0 kilometres (0 mi)
Nearest city Margherita
Avg. summer temperature 30 °C (86 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 6 °C (43 °F)
See also: Ledo Road

Ledo (Assamese: লিডু) is a small town in Tinsukia district, Assam, India. It is the easternmost broad gauge railway station in India. It is the starting point for the Ledo Road, also known as the Stillwell Road during the British Raj. This road was used by the Americans and British as a military supply route to China through Burma (Myanmar) (NH 38 and the NH 153).[1]

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It is located at an elevation of 150 metres above Mean Sea Level.[2]

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