Workshop and Interaction Program organized

A day workshop on altitude sickness was organized at the HRA head office in Kathmandu on 30th Jan 2017. The total 15 participants from Manang district actively participated in the workshop. The workshop was focused to train the local people from Manang about altitude sickness, hypothermia, frostbite and snow blindness as well as Gamow bag demonstration.

We have come across that the domestic tourists have risen every season in the mountain of Nepal. Since mountain destinations have been connected by motorable roads, high altitude sickness has become a major problem in the area. Especially Nepali trekkers are thinking that this is a foreigner’s disease which is completely false. They are less prepared and make rapid


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Dhobichaur, Lazimpat (North Gate of the Royal Palace)
P.O. Box No. 4944,
Kathmandu, Nepal
Phone: +977-1-4440292 / 4440293
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