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Odisha's First Woman Mountaineer 'Kalpana Dash' Passed Away

Kalpana Dash, Odisha's first woman mountaineer passed away at the age of 50 near the Balcony area of world's highest peak- Mount Everest.
Odisha's First Woman Mountaineer 'Kalpana Dash' Passed Away

Details:

  • She hailed from Dhenkanal district in Odisha.
  • She was accompanied with Kanchimaya Tamang of the Himalayan Kingdom and Liamu Mank of China to scale Mount Everest.
  • The team was lead by the veteran mountaineer Pemba Dheeraj Sherpa.
  • Earlier, she claimed Mount Everest in the year 2008 and scripted history.
  • She was climbing mountains for the past 15 years during which she claimed mountains in Europe, America, Australia, and India.

Question:

Q. Who was Odisha's first woman mountaineer who passed away at the age of 50 near the Balcony area of Mount Everest?
a. Kalpana Dash
b. Sapna Dash
c. Taruna Dash
d. Jyotsna Dash
Odisha's First Woman Mountaineer 'Kalpana Dash' Passed Away Odisha's First Woman Mountaineer 'Kalpana Dash' Passed Away Reviewed by Neha on May 28, 2019 Rating: 5

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