NMA felicitates the first successful Phu Khang Peak expedition team
May 9, 2022

Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) on Monday felicitated the members of the first ever Successful Phu Khang Peak expedition team. In the program along with the President Mr. Santa Bir Lama and Treasurer Mr. Sudarshan Neupane various other deligates were present in the program to congratulate the team and celebrate the victory. Secretary of Tourism Ministry Mr. Maheshwar Neupane, Country Director of Um Hong Gil Human Foundation Mr. Lim Hae Hoon, Director General of Department of Immigration Mr. Narayan Prasad Bhattarai, General Manager of Nepal Airlines Corporation Mr. Dim Prasad Poudel, Board Member of Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) Mr. Ngawa Ngima Sherpa were the special guests of the program.

NMA president Mr. Santa Bir lama and Treasurer Mr. Sudarshan Neupane felicitated all the members of the record holder team by presenting them with Khada and letter of appreciation amid a function at Kathmandu.

A team of 5 from Korean Kyung Boc High School Alpine Club successfully climbed the Peak on 4th May, 2022, Wednesday. Located at Narphu of Manang district, Phu Khang Peak was unclimbed till the day, though it was opened by Nepal Government.

The team of 5 was led by the team leader Mr. Kim Migon who had already ascended all the 14 of the world’s highest mountains above 8000m. NMA president Mr. Santa Bir lama congratulated the team adding that this would surely help us to promote Nepal’s Mountain Tourism.


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