Woman mountaineer Naila Kiani made a new record by summitting Annapurna, the 10th highest peak in the world, on Monday morning, making her the first Pakistani woman to achieve this milestone.
Naila summited Annapurna along with Pakistani mountaineer Shehroze Kashif.
Arjun Vajpayee of India was part of the six-member team of mountaineers besides two Pakistanis.
Congratulations to Naila Kiani, the FIRST Pakistani woman on the summit of Annapurna I (8091 m). Kiani achieved this feat earlier this morning 17.04.2023 NPT, according to the expedition organizer Seven Summit Treks. Photo showing Naila Kiani on the summit of Mt K2 (8611 m),… pic.twitter.com/2zUtU9rMnM— Everest Today (@EverestToday) April 17, 2023
Naila Kiani will also summit the Mount Everest and Lhotse this season.
Naila Kiani is the first Pakistani woman to scale four peaks above 8,000 meters.