A brave lady , Kalpana Das scaled Mount Everest , as it made her first lady in odisha to achieve such a feat.
Kalpana scaled the world’s highest peak on May 21, along with 20 other Indian climbers.
Hailing from Dhenkanal District in Odisha, this woman made us proud who is also a lawyer, always cherished a dream of climbing Mount Everest since her childhood.
She faced a lot of difficulties during the course of the expedition, but her grit and determination kept her going. She Crediting her achievement to the wishes of her well-wishers.
“It is due to God’s mercy and the best wishes of my family that I was able to scale Everest and returned safely. I’m happy and am keen to attempt climbing it again,” she said.
It was Kalpana’s third attempt at the expedition, as she could not complete her trek to Everest on earlier two occasions due to bad health and unfavorable weather conditions. (ANI)