French mountaineer falls off cliff‚ dies

A French mountaineer died after falling from a cliff during his return after scaling the Mera Peak in Solukhumbu.

Matt Hisu Legaul (30) slipped from the cliff at Thulokharka of Jubhing VDC, according to District Police Office, Solu.

The incident reportedly took place on Friday morning, but police came to know about it only the next day.

An investigation into the incident is underway, police said.

Source: THT