Missing Indian Mountaineer found dead on Mt Everest

Because of bad weather conditions climbing to the summit had been delayed this year leading to a rush in the last few days to get to the summit

Because of bad weather conditions climbing to the summit had been delayed this year leading to a rush in the last few days to get to the summit

At least three climbers have died and another has gone missing on Mount Everest after hiking on the mountain, officials say.

Everest Parivar Expedition agency spokesperson Murari Sharma told the Chicago Tribune that specifics of Yearwood's death were not immediately known, though he reportedly died near the mountain's summit.

A husband and father from Queensland has died while descending Mount Everest in Tibet. He was in the process of climbing the tallest summits on the seven continents, according to his profile on the Georgiana Medical Center website. In 2012, 255 climbers summited from both sides of the mountain in a single day, Sherpa said.

Kumar got separated from his guide near a place called Balcony on Saturday, Thupden Sherpa of the Arun Treks and Expedition company that sponsored Kumar's team said in Kathmandu on Sunday.

Slovak mountaineer Vladimir Strba, 50, died on Sunday, Tourism Ministry official Gyanendra Shrestha said and added that his body had been brought to the South Col camp.

In 2015, Roland Yearwood, a doctor from Alabama, was climbing Everest for the first time when an quake triggered an avalanche.

In April, famed mountaineer Ueli Steck died while attempting the climb.

More than a dozen climbers have been rescued from the 8,848 metre (29,030 foot) mountain in the last three days after running into difficulties on the world's highest peak, helicopter rescue operators said.

Strba, whose age has been reported as 48 and 50, died at around 27,500 feet above sea level on the Nepali side of the mountain in the so-called death zone, where the air is very thin, according to Reuters.

An American doctor has become the third person in less than a month to die on Mount Everest. Almost 200 climbers went to Tibet, from where the 8,850-metre (29,035-foot) Everest summit can also be scaled. His climbing guide Lakpa Wongya Sherpa has also been found unconscious after suffering from frostbite at Camp IV.

"Then she would head towards New Delhi."On the Indian front, Anshu has equalled the record of Love Raj Singh Dharmshaktu, a climber from Uttarakhand, who had scaled the Everest five times between 1998 and 2013".

In 2014, an avalanche on Khumbu Glacier killed 16 climbing guides, which forced the season to be canceled.

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