has summited Everest 3 times by three
different routes! First on the September 26th, 1988 via the standard South East Ridge route while
on the French expedition led by Francois Poissonnier. Second, on May
13th, 1994 on the Japanese expedition he summited via the South Pillar
route. On May 11, 1996 he summited via the standard North side route
again on a Japanese expedition.
Note this last summit date of May
11th, 1996. 5 climbers summited the North side of Everest the day
after May 10, 1996! He has summited Cho Oyu 4 times and counting..
He currently lives in Kathmandu, and
if from Beding, Dolkha.