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Mountaineer Deeya Pun visits the Gurkhas in Kathmandu

1st June 2022

Deeya Pun successfully scales Mount Everest

Deeya Pun, daughter of Captain (Retd) Umesh Kumar Pun MVO from The Second Battalion, The Royal Gurkha Rifles, is back in Kathmandu after successfully scaling Mount Everest.

As part of her expedition projects, she has also scaled Mt Aconcagua (Argentina) and Mt Manaslu and plans to climb the highest peaks of all seven continents. The returns from her expeditions will go to funds of NHS TOGETHER and Colchester Hospital in the UK supporting the medical staff affected by the COVID-19 situation and Children and Youth First in Nepal helping the underprivileged children to proper education.

Deeya Pun successfully scaling Mount Everest
Deeya Pun successfully scaling Mount Everest
Deeya Pun successfully scaling Mount Everest

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