Shivangi Pathak Becomes Youngest Indian Woman to Scale Mount Everest

India’s Shivangi Pathak has become youngest women of the country to scale Mt Everest from Nepal side. According to the Managing Director of Seven Summit Treks, Mingma Sherpa, 16-year-old Shivangi successfully stood atop world’s highest mountain.

Born in Hisar of Haryana Shivangi climbed Mt Everest to spread the message that women could overcome any obstacle to achieve their goals.
Source- DD News

Static/Current Takeaways Important for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018-
  • Arunima Sinha was the first Indian amputee to climb Mt Everest.
  • In 2014, 13-year-old Malavath Poorna from India had climbed Mt Everest from Tibet side and became the youngest girl in the world to the summit at Everest.