ISLAMABAD – Pakistani mountaineer Mohammed Ali Sadpara scaled K2, world’s second highest peak, alongside along with his son Sajid Sadpara and Iceland mountaineer John Snorry on Friday.
Sadpara waved Pakistan flag on the prime of the savage mountain at 5pm native time. Sajid and his fathers have develop into first Pakistanis to scale K2 in winters.
Sadpara, his son, and their buddy John Snorri had earlier deliberate to summit the mountain that had not been scaled in winter till a couple of weeks in the past when a Nepalese staff conquered the height for the primary time in winter. Nevertheless, the expedition was postponed resulting from a nasty climate.
Winter expeditions are extra harmful than in summer time as contemporary snow makes the slopes powdery, making it more durable to achieve strong footing for the climbers. A Bulgarian mountaineer has lately slipped and fell whereas returning to Camp-Three and search is underway to seek out him.