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Monday, 23 May 2016 - 12:29
Mount Everest: 30 mountaineers sick, two dies
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Thirty climbers on the Mount Everest has fallen ill or suffered from frostbite, while two died from altitude sickness.

Reports say that two Indian climbers have also gone missing in the mountains ‘death zone’ near the summit.

This is the first climbing session for two years after Nepal was hit by a deadly earthquake. The quake killed at least 18 climbers.

So far nearly 400 climbers have reached the summit from the Nepalese side since 11 May. This included the most successful female climber who has reached the summit seven times.

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