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Dehradun mountaineering twins to promote caving in Meghalaya

Written by Meghalaya Times. Posted in Front Page

Staff Reporter
SHILLONG, April 11: Coming closer to becoming the face of caving experience in Meghalaya, Dehradun twin sisters Tashi and Nungshi Malik the conquerors of seven tallest peaks in seven continents are tying up with founder-secretary of the Meghalaya Adventurers Association to bring in clients from UK, New Zealand and America for caving expedition in Meghalaya in the next five to six months.
In a visit to the state, the twin sisters Tashi and Nungshi Malik are all set to give adventure sports a push by turning into the face of caving expedition in Meghalaya.


The duo informed that people don’t take caving as a sport in the country and there is so much to it. They further informed that they are looking to become the face of caving experience in Meghalaya for which they have tied up with the founder-secretary of the Meghalaya Adventurers Association Brian Dermot Kharpran Daly.
Elaborating more they informed that they will bring in clients from British exploring society, New Zealand and their contacts and Bryan will take them for the caving expedition in Meghalaya. They however informed that a lot needs to chart out to organize the whole thing and so it will take seven to eight months for it to materialize.
It may be recalled that   the Malik sisters had begun their joint expedition in 2012. The twins from Dehradun have successfully reached the top of Mt Kilimanjaro (Africa), Mt Everest (Asia), Mt Elbrus (Europe), Mt Aconcagua (South America), Mt Carstensz Pyramid (Oceania), Mt McKinley (North America) and finally Mt Vinson Massif (Antarctica). They also hold the record for being the world’s first twin sisters to summit mountain Everest on May 19, 2013.


 

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