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Manaslu sees steep climb in permit numbers

Behind this year’s historic high number is the climbers’ motivation to scale the ‘true summit’—a snow-covered rock outcrop that is very steep. Manaslu sees steep climb in permit numbers
The true or main summit is 6-7 metres higher than the fore-summit. Photo (file) courtesy: Jackson Groves
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Sangam Prasain
Published at : October 1, 2022
Updated at : October 1, 2022 08:16
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Sangam Prasain

Sangam Prasain is Business Editor at The Kathmandu Post, covering tourism, agriculture, mountaineering, aviation, infrastructure and other economic affairs. He joined The Kathmandu Post in October 2009.


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