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Authorities consider barring weak climbers from Everest after a spate of deaths

Government may make it mandatory for climbers to take an advanced climbing course before joining an Everest expedition. Authorities consider barring weak climbers from Everest after a spate of deaths
This season saw the highest numbers of climbers attempt to reach Everest, creating a heavy traffic jam.  Photo: Nirmal Purja for Project Possible
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Sangam Prasain
Published at : May 31, 2019
Updated at : June 4, 2019 14:32
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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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