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.