KATHMANDU, Nepal-Two Russian mountaineers died of altitude sickness while climbing Mt. Amadablam.
According to Badri Bikram Thapa, Sub-Inspector at the District Police Office, Solukhumbu, Igolkin Victive, 47, with passport No 715368058 died on Tuesday afternoon died on Tuesday evening whereas Powel Ivambh, 63, with passport No 715396641 died on Wednesday morning at the high camp of the Mt. Amadablam.
Both the climbers were on mountaineering expedition from Osho World Adventure Company.
The body of one climber has been brought to Lukla while another is yet to be brought, police sources further reported.