No Trace Of Pemba Sherpa Who Fell Into Crevasse


Kolkata: Even after the lapse of over 24 hours, there is no trace of noted mountaineer Pemba Sherpa (36), who had slipped into a crevasse on Saser Kangri in Jammu & Kashmir on Friday (13 July).

A team of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) joined in the search and rescue operation for Pemba along with cops from Nubra police station and other Sherpas.

Missing Pemba Sherpa has the credit of having scaled the Mt Everest seven times besides several other difficult peaks like the Mt Kanchenjunga. He is associated with the Darjeeling Mountaineering Association.