Tenzing Sherpa

Tenzing Norgay’s historic ascent of Mt. Everest along with Edmund Hillary inspired and guided the country to set up the HMI in Darjeeling.

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Nawang Gombu

Nawang Gombu became the first person to reach the top of Mt. Everest twice.

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Ang Kami

Ang Kami was charming and a well-loved instructor at HMI in 1960, he went up to the South Col with the Indian Mount Everest expedition.

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Nima Tashi

Nima Tashi served as an instructor at HMI. Later, he was promoted to Deputy Director of Field Training. Achievement to his credit are…

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Dorjee Lhatoo

Dorjee Lhatoo served in the Indian Army before joining as instructor at HMI. He was the Deputy Director of Field Training.

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