members and one High Altitude Sherpa (Sirdar) of 2002
Korean Kanchenjunga Expedition team have succeeded to
climb the summit of Mt. Kanchenjunga (8586 m) on 13th
& 14th May 2002.
of Summiters (13th May 2002 3:25 pm)
1. Mr. Han Wang Yong (36
years) Employee from San Gu Ko Yang city, Korea.
2. Mr. Woong Sik Kim,
(36 years) Employee from Chung Ju City, Korea.
3. Mr. Dawa Wangchuk
Sherpa (28 years) Makalu VDC – 9, Sankhuwasava,
11 members of 2002 Korean Kanchenjunga Expedition
Spring Team was permitted to climb 8586 meter high Mt.
Kanchenjunga from South West Face during the Spring
Season of 2002, under the leadership of Mr. Han Wang
Yong, Employee, Korea.
by office of Bikrum Pandey for EverestNews.com 5/23/02
climbing on the Korea permit.)