Nepal man, 85, dies trying to become oldest Everest climber
Kathmandu, Nepal. An 85 year old man tried to climb the Mount Everest to regain his title of being the oldest to climb the Everest.
He was a very dedicated man, said his fellows and family members.
Min Bahadur Sherchan died at the Everest base camp on Saturday evening. But the cause of that is still not clear. The chief of the Nepal’s Tourists department said that its not still clear that how his death has happened.
He climbed the Everest in May 2008 when he was 76, and became the oldest to climb the Mount Everest. He had 17 grandsons and six great grand sons.
His record was broken in 2013 by 80-year-old Japanese climber Yuichiro Miura.
He was training for this journey for months, and he said that he is not having any respiratory problems and his blood pressure is also normal so he said that he is ready to take it on again.
But who knows what life is going to do with you. As it was his last journey and he died on May 6, 2017.