As per the report of Liaison
Officer and the Group Leader of Mountain Cleaning Expedition to Annapurna IV
Expedition team, the following one member died on 11th October, 2005, at an
altitude of 6500 m. on the camp 3 of Mt. Annapurna IV.
1. Mr. Alois
Erich MAG. Schimpfossl (60 yrs.), Retiree, Frutzolen 23, 6830 Rankweil,
The 5 members above
mentioned expedition team was permitted to climb 7525 meter high Mt. Annapurna
IV from North West Ridge for the period of 60 days from 1st October, 2005
under the leadership of Mr. Reinhold Oblak from Austria.
The handling agency
of the expedition team is Blue Sky Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd., Kathmandu,
The Ministry of Culture,
Tourism and Civil Aviation expresses its deep sorrow on his sad demise.
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