Bhubaneswar, May 28 (LocalWire): The State Museum here has put on display ace Odia mountaineer Kalpana Das’s outfit that she worn during first successful climb of the Mt. Everest in 2008 as a tribute.
Kalpana had died while descending from the Mt. Everest on May 23. She along with Kanchhi Maya Tamang of Nepal and Liyamu Ma of China had made it to the summit at 12:55 pm on the same day.
On Monday, a three-member team was formed to bring the mortal remains of Kalpana from Kathmandu.