Three mountaineers killed in avalanche
Three mountaineers were killed in course of climbing Mt. Himlung in Manang district recently.
They are Tendi Sherpa of Gudel VDC-4, Pasang Sherpa of Juke village in the district and Kaji Sherpa of Okhaldhunga district, according to RSS.
They had gone missing in an avalanche. Of the three, bodies of Tendi and Pasang have been retrieved.
Though a helicopter landed at the base camp on Sunday morning to airlift the bodies, it was unable to return due to bad weather.
The bodies are kept at Himlung Base Camp No. 1. RSS