GUWAHATI- Nine members team of Assam Mountaineering Association climbed Jogin-III on 26th of August at 8.30am under the Leadership of Manash Barooah. This Pre Everest Expedition wholly sponsored by Government of Assam.
The team started the initial trek from Gangotri on 15th August 2021. Base Camp was established on 17th August 2021 near the famous glacial lake named kedarta. From there the team started the initial climb which was followed by putting of 3 camps which includes ABC, Camp-1, Camp-2 or Summit Camp then the team went out for the final summit push on 26th August at around 2:00 in the night after negotiating enormous vertical steeps 9 members finally stepped on the summit of Mt. Jogin-III (6166m) at around 8:30 in the morning.
The team was leaded by Mansah Barooah and the summiters are Upen Chakraborty, Bhaskar Baruah, Jayanta Nath, Shekhar Bordoli, Dhruba Jyoti Hazarika, Kaushik Das, Krishna Basumatary and Rubi Borah