NMA Election: Zimba Zangbu Sherpa panel announced its candidancy

Kathmandu, August 1: A panel of Zimba Zangbu Sherpa announced its candidancy for the upcoming election of Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) on Monday. A panel announced the candidancy in the press meeting organized by the panel at Lainchaur.

Sherpa, the managing director of Khumbi La Trekking and Mountaineering, is the immediate past president of NMA.

The candidancy of the panel include Bhumilal Lama, Nimi Sherpa and Kul Bahadur Gurung for 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President and General Secretary respectively. Chhewang Sherpa and Bimal Kumar Naharki are competing for the post of secretary and treasurer, respectively.

The panel has received support from NEAT-Nepal, a group of tourism entrepreneur close to Nepali Congress.

Similarly, Dr Hari Shrestha, Ang Chhewang Sherpa, Tulsi Gurung, Pemba Dorjee Sherpa, Durgananda Neupane, Mukund Pokhrel, Da Gelj Sherpa, Lakpa Tenjing Sherpa and Devi Prasad Pant are the candidates of member.

NMA, the alpine club of the country, is holding election to elect a new executive committee on August 5. According to the election schedule, candidates will have to file nomination on Tuesday.