Daring Mountaineer from Bastar hoists the national flag in Everest Base Camp.

Daring Mountaineer from Bastar hoists the national flag in Everest Base Camp.

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Bastar. A daring solo mountaineer from Bastar is in the news. She recently posted pictures from the Everest Base Camp, Sagarmatha, 5634 km above sea level. 


Through her Mission of Solo Everest Base Camp trekking, Naina Singh Dhakad conveyed the message of Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao, on Women's Day. She returned to India nine days later, after hoisting the national flag at the base camp.

Action speaks louder than words, and with her daring feat, Naina Singh Dhakad has given the women empowerment message we all needed this women's day.