The other team is also attempting winter Cho Oyu From the Nepal side. The second team is led by Mingma Dorchi Sherpa team includes Pemba Ongchhu sherpa, Pasang Dorjee sherpa, Mingma Dorchi sherpa, Pasang Tenji Sherpa, Lakpa thendu sherpa, Phurbu Kusang sherpa, and Karma Gyaljen sherpa. The team is currently on the way to Thame. The goal of the team led by Mingma Dorchi sherpa and the team led by Gelje Sherpa is the same ( open a new commercial route from the Nepal side).
Gelje sherpa’s team is intending to open a route from the Nangpa La Mingma Dorchi Sherpa’s team has not specified the beginning of their route.
Today after a puja ceremony on base camp climbers moved towards Camp I.
Jost Kobusch climbed up to Camp II he returned due to wind. His tent was damaged by wind. He successfully returned to base camp.Jost Kobusch has currently turned off his Gps Location.