H.P.S. Ahluwalia Chairman of the
Indian Spinal Centre in India currently lives in New Delhi. He was
shot in the Indo-Pak war in 1965 right after his summit of Everest and
has been in a wheel chair since. He was a Major in the Army and later
served in many functions in the Ministry of Defense.
He has not let being disabled keep
him down. He has wrote several books including 2 of Everest. Higher
than Everest was published in 1973 and Faces of Everest by Major M P S
Indian Expedition, with Commander M.S Kohli as leader. On May
20, 1965 they succeed when A.S. Cheema and Sherpa Nawang Gombu
ascend the SE Ridge. Gombu becomes the first person to summit
Everest twice (the 11th and 17th summit). Out of the first
seventeen summits of Everest, Nawang had two of them!
Additional summits were achieved by Sonam Gyatso, Sonam
Wangyal, C.P. Vohra, Ang Kami, H.P.S. Ahluwalia, H.C.S. Rawat,
and Phu Dorje.
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