Mountaineers

ITBP releases video of eight trekkers showing their 'last moments'

The mountaineers went missing on May 25 and even of the total eight bodies were brought down by the ITBP from about 19,000 feet to a lower base on July 3.

published on : 8th July 2019

ITBP team brings seven bodies of mountaineers to lower base in Uttarakhand

ITBP spokesman Vivek Kumar Pandey said the team is trying to move the bodies to a base camp further down the mountain so that they can be airlifted in a day or two.

published on : 2nd July 2019

Rain, wild animals stand in way of mountaineers’ returning from AN-32 crash site in Arunachal

The Indian Air Force said that rains, hostile terrain, clouds, wild animals, snakes and insects stand in the way of their retreat from the site.

published on : 29th June 2019

Nepal faces mountainous challenge to identify four climbers who died in failed Everest adventure

Worn by the wind and cold to near skeletons, the remains have been in a Kathmandu morgue since they were brought back from the slopes two weeks ago with nearly 11 tonnes of trash.

published on : 9th June 2019

Bodies of seven mountaineers on Nanda Devi expedition flown to Pithoragarh

The bodies will now be taken to Haldwani Medical College for post-mortem and identification, said the DM.

published on : 4th June 2019

Two more Indian mountaineers die as another goes missing in Nepal

While 28-year-old soldier Ravi Thakar  was found dead inside his tent at Camp IV on Mt Everest, Narayan Singh diedon Thursday night when he was climbing down from the 8,485-meter Mt Makalu summit.

published on : 18th May 2019