NEPAL: ‘ SNOW STORM KILLS THREE FOREIGN TREKKERS AND A NEPALI GUIDE IN HIMALAYAN REGION ‘

#AceWorldNews – NEPAL – October 15 – A snowstorm in the Himalayan region of central Nepal has killed three foreign trekkers and a Nepali, AFP said.

4 killed in Nepal by Himalayan snowstorm

4 killed in Nepal by Himalayan snowstorm

More than 100 other people remain out of contact, officials said on Wednesday.

In a separate incident, rescuers are searching for a 67-year-old French man who fell into a river on Tuesday while following the Manaslu trekking route.

4 killed in Nepal by Himalayan snowstorm

4 killed in Nepal by Himalayan snowstorm

A total of 168 tourists had registered to trek in the remote Mustang district near the popular Annapurna circuit this week.

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