8 Member Expedition Team Sets Out To Scale Europe's Highest Peak
Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 8:18 AM
An eight-member expedition team on Tuesday set out from New Delhi to scale Europe's highest peak, Mt Elbrus, Defence Ministry officials said. The team from Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Darjeeling, will reach the summit on August 15, they said. Minister of State for Defence Shripad Yesso Naik flagged off the expedition to Mt Elbrus in Russia, a senior official said.