Guntur girl Asha Dalavai scales El Bruce

Asha Dalavai, a female mountaineer from the Srinivas Rao Thota district in Guntur has scaled Europe’s largest mountain ‘El Bruce,’ which is located between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea and stands at 5,642 mt high.

Asha in the past has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro (5,895 m) in Tanzania. She began climbing Kilimanjaro on July 20 and completed the expedition on July 23. On achieving this magnificent feat, Jana Sena chief and actor Pawan Kalyan congratulate Asha on Twitter. He tweeted, “My wholehearted Congratulations! to Ms Asha Dalavai, for her achievement in Mount Kilimanjaro expedition. Your success will truly inspire women, men, girls and boys of our Motherland alike (sic).”

Asha completed her graduation from TJPS College in Guntur in 2007 and holds a bachelor’s degree in B.Sc. She also joined NCC where she showed interest in mountain climbing. During her training period at the NCC, Asha underwent training at the Himalaya institute of mountaineers for 28 days.

On her further plans, Asha said, “My dream is to climb the seven biggest mountains of all the seven continents in the world.”

Anurag Mallick

A sports enthusiast, Anurag Mallick is currently working with Newsmeter as a reporter. He is a mass communication graduate from Loyola Academy. He is also a budding presenter and loves talking in front of the camera. His future aim is to discuss cricket professionally. He has earlier interned with a YouTube Channel, "Hind ki Pukaar" where he spoke on various topics infront of the camera. He has also interned with "WrytIn", a content writing platform, where he wrote articles on sports & entertainment. "Lights, Camera, Cricket" is what sums him up. He also loves playing cricket and other sports like Badminton & Volleyball.

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