NMAs participation on celebration of 40th Anniversary of Makalu successfully ascended by Former Yugoslav Expedition in 1975

December 03, 2015

Nepal Honorary Consul office in Slovenia organized a solemn event on 26th November 2015 at the premises of Slovenian Alpine Museum to celebrate 40th Anniversary of Makalu successfully ascended by Former Yugoslav Expedition in 1975 under the leadership of Ales Kunaver. The main objective to organize this event was also to pay respect to visionary work of Ales Kunaver, who had initiated to build the mountain school in Manang with the financial support of the Government of then Yugoslavia and also his successful leading the Yugoslavian expedition to Makalu in 1975.

NMA President Mr. Ang Tshering Sherpa also particated on this program and distributed apprecition letter to late Alans Kunaver for his initiation to build Manang Mountaineering School and Mr. Peter Markic for his support in extending cooperation for Manang Mountaineering School. Honorary Consulate General Mr. Aswin Kumar Shrestha was also felicitated for his appreciative and invaluable support for the promotion of Nepal's mountain tourism in Slovenia through his active participation in the Celebration of 40th Anniversary of Mt. Makalu a great success.  On the same program, following summiteers of Former Yugoslav Expedition in 1975 were also felicitated by NMA President.

 1.  Mr. Aleš Kunaver - Leader

2.  Mr. janko ažman

3.  Mr. Stane Belak

4.  Mr. Zoran Bešlin

5.  Mr. Danilo Cedilnik

6.  Mr. Janez Dovžan

7.  Mr. Viktor Grošelj

8.  Mr. Boris Erjavec

9.  Mr. Tomaž Jamnik

10.Mr. Stane Klemenc

11. Mr. Ivan Kotnik

12. Mr. Janez Lončar

13. Mr. Marjan Manfreda

14. Mr. Damijan Meško

15. Mr. Bojan Polllak

16. Mr. Radovan Riedl

17. Mr. Milan Rebula,

18. Mr. Roman Robas

19. Mr. Jože Rožič

20. Mr. Dušan Srečnik

21. Mr. Nejc Zaplotnik

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