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Veteran Nepalese mountaineer Ang Rita Sherpa cremated with state honors

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Kathmandu, Sep 23 (EFE/EPA).- Veteran Nepalese mountaineer Ang Rita Sherpa, who climbed Mount Everest 10 times without bottled oxygen, was cremated with state honours on Wednesday.The celebrated mountaineer died of a lengthy illness in Kathmandu on Monday. He was 72.Known by the epithet of “Snow Leopard” for his climbing skills, the sherpa was a soft-spoken and dedicated mountain guide, Ang Rita was recognized by the Guinness World Records in 2017 as the only person to have climbed Everest 10 times without using an oxygen supplement. (Camera: NARENDRA SHRESTA).SHOT LIST: CREMATION CEREMONY OF VETERAN NEPALESE MOUNTAINEER ANG RITA SHERPA AT A CREMATION CENTER IN KATHMANDU, NEPAL.

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