LONDON, May 13 : Mount Everest climbers from around the globe will be honored in Barcelona, Spain on the occasion of Nepal Promotion Day jointly organized by Nepali Embassy in France, Non- Resident Nepalese Association Spain and Nepali Consulate in Barcelona.
According to Nepali Ambassador to France Mohan Krishna Shrestha, on the occasion some four dozens Spanish Everest climbers will be honored amidst a function on June 6.
Due to long bilateral relationship between Nepal and Spain, the number of mountaineers are increasing every year, said Shrestha, adding that program like this helps to strengthen bilateral ties between two countries along with increasing the numbers of Everest climbers.
Nepali Embassy in France has been organizing Nepal Promotional Night in Spain every year.
Yek Raj Giri, Chairman of Non Resident Nepali Association Spain said that around 300 mountaineer have been invited to attend the program. Beside this, Minister for foreign Affairs Mahendra Pandey, Foreign Secretary Shankar Das Bairagi and the high ranking officials from Nepal are also invited, he added.