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Three Bengal mountaineers traced in Nepal

Written by Press Trust Of India | Kolkata | Published on:May 25, 2013 1:02 am

Three mountaineers from West Bengal,who were missing for the last two days during an expedition to Mount Dhaulagiri in Nepal,were on Friday traced and taken to the base camp in Kathmandu. Basanta Sinha Ray,Debasish Biswas and Moloy Roy were missing since May 22. They were airlifted by helicopter to the base camp in Kathmandu,said state Youth Affairs minister Arup Biswas. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had impressed upon External Affairs ministry to rescue them,he added.

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