September 15,2022: According to Nirmal purja rope fixing team under the management of Expedition Operators Association has reached the true summit of Manaslu. The team reached true summit of Manaslu at 20:28 local time. The route is now open for other climbers.
According to him the rope fixing team includes:
Mingma David Sherpa (Fixing Team Co-ordinator)
Phur Bahadur Gurung (Fixing Team Leader)
Dawa Chettar Sherpa (Member)
Mingmar Sherpa (Member)
Sandeep Gurung (Member)
Pam Dorjee Sherpa(Member)
Pasang Ngima Sherpa (Member)
Karma Geljen Sherpa (Member)
Despite the bad weather the team reached Camp 3 earlier this week and stayed there. Other climbers are rotating between Camp 1, Camp 2, and Base Camp. Some climbers are still on the way to base camp.
According to latest release by department of tourism Nepal 394 climbers from different teams are permitted to climb Mt Manaslu. Manny record holder climbers are back to Manaslu this year.