HIV-infected Shrestha to climb Mt Everest

Gopal Shrestha of Ratnachowk of Pokhara, who is living with HIV/AIDS, plans to scale Mt Everest, the highest peak in the world, in April season in 2015.

“I would be the first HIV infected person among the Everest climbers if I accomplishes his mission,” Shrestha said.

He has collected Rs 700,000 so far out of the Rs 4.3 million needed for the purpose.

Source: THT