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Nine climbers die on Mt Gurja after snowstorm

Nine climbers die on Mt Gurja after snowstorm

GHANSHYAM KHADKA, Oct 14 MYAGDI
Nine climbers—five South Koreans and four Nepalis—died at the Mt Gurja base camp in Myagdi district when a violent snowstorm devastatSaturday.The mountaineers were waiting in a camp for a fair window of weather to climb the 7,193-metre peak in western Nepal. This was the first team in eight years attempting the mountain.
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