Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
India+police+pair+sacked+over+faked+Everest+climb
Tuesday, 08 August 2017 - 12:36
India police pair sacked over faked Everest climb
15

Shares
1,891

Views

Two police officers have been sacked after an inquiry found their claim to be the first Indian couple to climb Everest was fake.

Dinesh and Tarakeshwari Rathod said last year that they had successfully reached the 8,850m summit.

But police in Maharashtra state on Monday confirmed the couple had "morphed photographs" to show a successful ascent on 23 May.

The inquiry was launched after the pair's claims were queried by climbers.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,885 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,018 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
6,677 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
16,785 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
41 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
45,148 Views
Top