SOLUKHUMBU, APR 30 – Two Russian climbers died of altitude sickness in course of climbing Mt. Amadablam.
According to Badri Bikram Thapa, Sub-Inspector at the District Police Office, Solukhumbu, one of them died on Tuesday evening while the other died early this morning at the high camp of the Mt. Amadablam.
Pavel Ivamsth and Igolkin Victov were on a mountaineering expedition from Osho World Adventure Company.
The body of one climber has been brought to Lukla while another is yet to be brought, it is stated.