West Bengal climber goes missing after scaling Mount Makalu

According to the reports,an Indian climber has gone missing from the high camp of Mt Makalu in eastern Nepal. A search team has reached the area from where the climber is suspected to have gone missing.However,they have failed to trace him. Mount Makalu is the fifth highest mountain in the world at 8,485 meters (27,838… Continue reading West Bengal climber goes missing after scaling Mount Makalu

First Indian Army Mountaineering Expedition to Mt Makalu flags off

Director General of Military Training has flagged off the first Indian Army Mountaineering Expedition to Mount Makalu. Mount Makalu is the fifth highest mountain in the world at 8,485 meters (27,838 ft),whose shape is a four-sided pyramid. It is located in the Mahalangur Himalayas 19 km(12 mi) southeast of Mount Everest,on the border between Nepal… Continue reading First Indian Army Mountaineering Expedition to Mt Makalu flags off