May 09, Kathmandu: Asma Al Thani reached at top of Mt Kangchenjunga today. She became the first Arabic to summit the world’s third-highest mountain Mt Kangchenjunga.

List of Summiters:

Asma Al Thani – Qatar

Nirmal Purja- Nepal

Mingma Tenzi Sherpa- Nepal

Lakpa Dendi Sherpa- Nepal

Suman Gurung- Nepal

Tenji Sherpa- Nepal

According to sources, they did the summit push in two days from Base Camp to Camp 2 and then Camp 2 to the summit, with a few hours rest at Camp 3.

Asma Al Thani was not feeling great at the beginning of the climb but after a few hours of rest, she summited.

Many climbers already summited Mt Kangchenjunga. 69 climbers are permitted to climb Mt Kangchenjunga according to the Department of tourism.

Image Source: Asma AL Thani
Image Source: Asma AL Thani