Pakistani climber Shehroze Kashif becomes the youngest mountaineer in the world to scale Mt. K2
A 19-year old Pakistani climber Shehroze Kashif has become the youngest person in the world who has reached the summit of K2, the second-highest peak in the world.
- Shehroze Kashif (Hails from Lahore) has achieved the feat of scaling the 8,611-metre high peak with the aid of bottled oxygen.
- Also, Mr. Sajid Sadpara was the youngest person who climbed K2 at the age of 20. he is the son of the legendary climber Mr. Muhammad Ali Sadpara.
Prime Minister Imran Khan congratulated the young mountaineer via a Tweet
- “Congratulations Pakistan!! Pakistani mountaineer Shehroz Kashif (@shehrozekashif2) has become the youngest mountaineer in the world to summit K2 – the world’s second-highest peak,”
What Karrar Haidri, Secretary Alpine Club of Pakistan Said
- “Good News! Received the confirmation from K2 Base Camp that Shehroze Kashif has summited K2 8611-M. It’s a new world record! Youngest in the world to stand on top of K2 8611-M at the age of 19 years. Congratulations!,”
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