Kathmandu: Pakistan's 19-year-old Shehroze Kashif, has scaled the world's third-highest peak Kanchenjunga 8,586 m.
He climbed the world's third-highest peak Kanchenjunga at 3.05 pm on Thursday, May 5. Kashif has made his successful summit to Mt.Kanchenjunga public through his facebook page.
Earlier, he had climbed Mt.Manaslu, Mt.K2 and Mt.Everest. Kashif started climbing at an early age. He started hiking at the age of 11 with the Makra peak (3,885m) and then scaled Musa Ka Masalah peak (4,080m), Chembra peak (4,600m) at the age of 12. Later, at age 13, Shehroze climbed MinglikSar Shimsahal (6,050m), K2 Gondogoro La K2 Base Camp (5,585m) at age 14. Khurdopin Pass (5,890m), age 15, Broad Peak (8,047m) earned him the title "The Broad Boy". Khusar Gang-Alpine Style (6,050m) at age 18, and Mount Everest (8,848.86m) at age of 19.
A native of Lahore, Pakistan, he became the youngest Pakistani climber to climb the Broad Peak (8,047m) at the age of 17.
Earlier, Shehroze has made history by climbing eight major mountains. Likewise, Shehroze has just made two unique world records-Youngest mountaineer in the world to summit 3 highest peaks of the world, Mt.Everest, Mt.K2 and Mt.Kanchenjunga.
26 climbers including Nepali women climbers Pasang lhamu sherpa akita and purnima shrestha scaled Mt. Kanchenjunga. From Pineer Adv enture, foreign climbers Chung-Han Lu from Taiwan, Bhagwan Bhikosba Chawale, Pankaj Kumar, Manisha Rishi Gaind, Priyanka Mangesh Mohite from India and Cira Idella Crowell scaled the Mt.Kanchenjunga.
Sherpa guides, Mingma Dorje Sherpa, Sanu Sherpa, Wong Dorchi Sherpa, Pemchiri Sherpa, Tashi Sherpa, Angdawa Sherpa, Lakpa Dorchi Sherpa, Chhangwa Sherpa, Nga Tashi Sherpa, Dandu Sherpa, Phurtenze Sherpa and Namja Bhote and Ming Temba Sherpa sacled the mountain.
Namja Bhote, Shehroze Kashif, Rudi Bollaert, Purnima Shrestha, Ariunzul Chuluunbaatar, Ming Temba Sherpa reached the summit point.