Sapphire / Neelam Valley


 There is a chance discovery of Sapphire (नीलम) "pride of J&K" mines in Padder pargana in 1881 A.D., during the Dogra rule of Maharaja Ranbir Singh. The mines are located at a height of about 4,267 meters or 14,000 feet above sea level on mountain top above mountain top above