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Everest ‘traffic jam’ survivor calls for tougher rules

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Everest 'traffic jam' survivor calls for tougher rulesAmeesha Chauhan, a survivor of the Everest “traffic jam” who is in hospital recovering from frostbite, said climbers without basic skills should be barred to prevent a recurrence of this year’s deadly season on the world’s highest peak. Nepal issued a record 381 Everest permits this season, and several hundred of the summiteers are not properly trained, take poor decisions and “put their own life in risk and also the Sherpa guides”, Chauhan said. “I saw some climbers without basic skills fully relying on their Sherpa guides.

Source: Yahoo.com