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Nepal to announce new height of Mount Everest soon

Business Standard | 26/11/2020 12:24 PM | Click to read full article

Nepal is going to announce the new height of Mt Everest, the world's tallest peak, very soon. China came up with the rock height of Everest in 2015 against the globally accepted snow height. Now according to Padma Kumari Aryal, Minister for Land Management, Beijing has agreed to consider the snow height of Everest.