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Kangchenjunga 2008 Summits !


Breaking news of successful summit of Mt Kangchenjunga by Border security force of India. First summit of Mt Kangchenjunga this spring 2008.

Expedition Title: BSF Mt Kangchenjunga Expedition 2008

Organized By Gateway to the Himalaya (P) Ltd & Arun Treks & Expedition combine  

Summit Date: 25th May, 2008 Sunday at 1:00 PM.

Name of the summiteers are as below total of 10 (5 members + 5 sherpas)

      Members name                               Nationality

1.      Manoj Dahal                                       Indian

2.      Kamlesh Kumar                                   Indian

3.      Loveraj Singh                                       Indian

4.      Praveen Kumar                                    Indian

5.      Kedar Singh                                         Indian

Nepali Climbing sherpa                            Address                                  Age

1.      Pasang Sherpa                              Lelep-8, Taplejung                 30 Years

2.      Ngada Sherpa                               Lelep -9, Taplejung                 33  Years

3.      Dawa Jangbu Sherpa                    Tamakhani-8, Solukhumbu    29 Years

4.      Lhakpa Sherpa                             Rakhabangdel-5,  Khotang    26 Years

5.      Sangya Phuri Sherpa                    Makalu-9, Sankhuwasabha    39 Years     

Note: Mr. Pasang Sherpa is the first Mt Kanchenjunga summiteers from all over the Mechi Zone of Nepal

 Climbing to Camp 1 copyrightęFrits Vrijlandt    Pictures

 





 

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