New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi today talked about 12-year-old Kamya Karthikeyan of Mumbai within the 62nd 'Mann Ki Baat' program. The Prime Minister described Kamya's achievement on this program as a matter of delight for the nation. Actually, Kamya Karthikeyan accomplished the ascent of 7000 toes excessive mountain Mount Aconcagua in South America this month. Kamya is the youngest mountaineer to take action. Kamya is a pupil of seventh at Navy Children School in Mumbai. <! –
Kamya's father is a commander within the Indian Air Force.
Tracking began for the reason that age of three Rs
Kamya additionally received the 6260 meter excessive Mentalk Kangri of Ladakh within the chilly season on 24 August 2019 earlier than Mount Ekonkagua. Kamya had a ardour for mountaineering since childhood. Kamya had taken step one in direction of mountaineering at simply three years of age. At this age, she used to go on primary trek in Lonavla. By the age of 9, Kamya had performed many high-altitude treks in Uttarakhand along with her dad and mom. A 12 months later, Kamya reached the Everest Base Camp in Nepal at an altitude of 5346 meters.
Aim to win 2021 explorers grand
Kamya has additionally managed to climb Africa's highest peak Mount Kilimanjaro, Europe's highest peak Mount Elbrus (5642 m) and Australia's highest peak Mount Kosuzco. She desires to finish the Explorers Grand Slam subsequent 12 months. For this, they’ve to beat the best peaks of all continents.