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is a census town
and headquarters of the West Siang district
of the Indian state
of Arunachal Pradesh
. It is located about 150 km from Likabali
which is at the border of Assam
and Arunachal Pradesh. Along is a valley and is extremely beautiful as far the scenic grandeur of this place is concerned. It has mountains all around with two rivers flowing through it - the Sipu
. Both these rivers converge at Belun Ghat
and ultimately meet the Siang
which is one of the biggest rivers in Arunachal Pradesh.
Along, now known as Aalo is located at . It has an average elevation of 619 metres (2030 feet
, Along had a population of 16,834. Males constitute 56% of the population and females 44%. Along has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 75% of the males and 61% of females literate. 15% of the population is under 6 years of age
Tourist attractions include the Ramakrishna mission campus, Patum bridge, Darka village, river rafting at Siyom River, Kamki Hydropower Dam and Orange orchards.
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