All has ended effectively on Nanga Parbat. Shehroze Kashif and Fazal Ali managed to succeed in Camp 1 below their very own energy. From right here, a Pakistan Aviation helicopter airlifted them to Gilgit. Each appear to be in good well being and spirits. Neither had any seen indicators of frostbite or harm.
The pair reported that they summited Nanga Parbat at 8:45 am on July 5 however misplaced contact with Base Camp some hours later because the climate worsened. The next morning, because the skies cleared, they had been noticed descending to Camp 3.
In the present day, they proceeded to Camp 2, then down the Kinshoffer Wall and the ice gully to Camp 1. The helicopter picked them up from that time. It’s unclear whether or not this was a long-line rescue.
Kashif felt effectively sufficient to report a video with rescuer Gelje Sherpa.
Gelje Sherpa and Shehroze Kashif on the airport. Picture: Gelje Sherpa