New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovid conferred the award. she is the first Indian woman to climb Mount Everest from both Indian and Chinese sides
Indian Mountaineer Anita Kundu, a resident of Hisar, will receive the ‘Tenzing Norgay National Adventure award’. On August 29 President Ram Nath Kovid will confer the award. She is the first Indian woman to climb Mount Everest from both Indian and Chinese sides.
Haryana: Mountaineer Anita Kundu from Hisar to be awarded ‘Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award 2019’. She says, "I am first Indian woman to climb Mount Everest from China & Nepal side. I give all credit of my success to my mother. I am thankful to Indian govt for this award." pic.twitter.com/SF2rVzgMyc
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Kundu said, ‘ President Ram Nath Kovid will be conferring the award to. I owe my success to my mother and my uncle, who took care of me after the untimely demise of my father when I was 13. I want to thank BJP Rajya Sabha MP RK Sinha’s SIS company for helping me financially in achieving my goals’.
Mountaineer Anita Kundu is a sub-inspector in Haryana police and a passionate mountaineer.