Sunday, October 31/2021
At least three French nationalists attempting to climb a 6,000-metre peak in the Mt Everest region have gone missing, after an avalanche in the region.
Swiss pilot Claudio went on a search operation on Sunday morning at 8:45 am after the family members of the victims and insurance company approached him.
“The rescue team led by Captain Claudio spotted bags and other equipments near an avalanche at Mingbo area this morning. Now we are about to move for another operation along with Sherpas, ” said Shree Hari Kuikel, operation staff of Kailash Helicopter.
Kuikel said the details would be known after the second effort.