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Abdul Kalam to felicitate mountaineers

Arunima Sharma (26),an amputee from Uttar Pradesh,15-year-old Raghav Joneja and eight other mountaineers who scaled Everest will be felicitated by former President A P J Abdul Kalam at Shanmukhananda Hall in Matunga Monday

Arunima Sharma (26),an amputee from Uttar Pradesh,15-year-old Raghav Joneja and eight other mountaineers who scaled Everest will be felicitated by former President A P J Abdul Kalam at Shanmukhananda Hall in Matunga Monday. Arunima achieved the feat in 52 days,while Raghav became the youngest Indian to tame the heights.The other awardees are students of Lawrence School,Himachal Pradesh,who climbed the summit in May.The felicitation is on the occasion of silver jubilee of SIES College of Commerce & Economics. The college will also present scholarships to 25 poor and needy students.