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Ministry confirms Nepali journalist summit
00:00 a.m. EDT May 23, 2003
Press Release

Mr. Ang Chhiring Sherpa (28 yrs.), Corospondent of Kantipur Daily from Sallery, Solukhumbu Nepal has been successful to Climb the Summit of Sagarmartha (Mt. Everest) on 22 May 2003 at 12 Noon. The Solo "Everest Expedition Team" was permitted to Climb Sagarmatha from South East Ridge. The Royalty was exempted by HMG for Mr. Sherpa's expedition. He is the first Nepalese journalist to climb the top of the Sagarmatha (8848 m.) the World's Highest Peak.

Mr. Ang Chhiring Sherpa hoisted the flag of Nepal Journalist Federation and put the Photo of Lord Buddha while he stayed for 10 minutes on the Summit.

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