Ang Chhiring Sherpa (28 yrs.), Correspondent of
Kantipur Daily from Sallery, Solukhumbu Nepal has been
successful to Climb the Summit of Sagarmartha (Mt.
Everest) on 22 May 2003 at 12 Noon. The Solo "Everest
Expedition Team" was permitted to Climb Sagarmatha
from South East Ridge. The Royalty was exempted by HMG
for Mr. Sherpa's expedition. He is the first Nepalese
journalist to climb the top of the Sagarmatha (8848
m.) the World's Highest Peak.
Mr. Ang Chhiring Sherpa hoisted the flag of Nepal Journalist Federation and
put the Photo of Lord Buddha while he stayed for 10 minutes on the Summit.