85-Year-Old Climber Dies On Mount Everest

An 85-year-old ex-Gurkha who was attempting to reclaim his title as the world’s oldest person to summit Mount Qomolangma (Everest in English) died of altitude sickness, the expedition organizer said Sunday. Min Bahadur Sherchan died at Qomolangma base camp on Saturday and his body was airlifted to Kathmandu. “Doctors said that he died of natural […]

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