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Sanjay Pandit died climbing mountain in USA

Sanjay Pandit, a Nepali mountaineer and ultra runner died in Alaska of United States of America (USA) during climbing the mountain Denali Mountain on Sunday.

Nepali embassy in Washington DC confirmed Pandit’s death. Embassy’s spokesperson Jiwan Prakash Shrestha informed that Pandit was killed due to the bad weather in North America’s highest peak.

“We have already informed about Pandit’s death to his family. We are also preparing to send his dead body back to Nepal,” said Shrestha.

Sanjay Pandit had climbed several mountains including Mt. Everest, Manaslu, Kilimanjaro, Elbrus.