Legendary Everest sherpa commemorated

Al Jazeera speaks to the son of Tenzing Norgay, the first sherpa to reach Mount Everest's peak.

    In just a few days, it will be sixty years since Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay became the first men to reach the highest point on earth - the summit of Mount Everest.

    Hundreds have tried to follow in their footsteps but failed.

    Al Jazeera's Subina Shrestha went to Darjeeling in India, to meet sherpa Tenzing's son.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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