47th Annual General Meeting of Himalayan Rescue
Association Nepal (HRA) successfully completed on Thursday, 26th August,
2021 (2078.5.10) at Alice Receptions, Gairidhara, Kathmandu.
The meeting was chaired by The Chairman Mr. Hari Dharel
Chairman, Mr. Hari Dharel welcomed to all the distinguished
members of the association at 47th Annual General Meeting of
Himalayan Rescue Association Nepal. Delivering his welcome speech Chairman Mr.
Dharel mentioned that the HRA has been carrying out its regular activities such
as managing Manang Aid-post, Pheriche Aid-post and HRA Everest-ER Medical Camp even
during the global pandemic situation. Chairman further said that HRA has been
closely coordinating with the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation,
Department of Tourism in the central level and also locally Khumbu Pasanglhamu
Rural Municipality and Manang Ngishyang Rural Municipality. Chairman emphasized
disseminating information on AMS by publishing flayers, brochures, magazines
and placing hoarding boards at different locations.
Chairman also mentioned that Nepal Chamber of
Commerce has nominated him as a member of “Tourism Promotion and Cultural
committee” on behalf of the Association.
Chairman expressed his sincere gratitude to the
Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Department of Tourism,
Ministry of Health, Department of Health Services, Department of Immigration,
Labor Department, Nepal Medical Council (NMC), Nepali Army & Tokha
Municipality for their support. He also expressed sincere appreciation to respected
Embassies and Consulates as well as other organizations and individuals for
their continuous support to HRA.
On behalf of the Executive Committee of the HRA,
Secretary General Mr. Shreeram Khatri presented the Annual Progress Report for
the fiscal year 2077/078 and Annual Implementation Plan (Plan of Action) for
the fiscal year 2078/079. Likewise, the Audited Report for the fiscal year
2077/078 and Annual Budget for the fiscal year 2078/079 was presented by
Treasurer Mr. Sushil Krishna Adhikari. The Medical Report was also presented by
the Medical Director, Prof. Dr. Buddha Basnyat in the General Assembly.
Progress Report of fiscal year 2077/078 and Annual
Implementation Plan for fiscal year 2078/079 presented by the Secretary General
and Audited Report of fiscal year 2077/078 and Annual Budget for fiscal year
2078/079 presented by the Treasurer were unanimously approved by the General
Mr. Janak Tamang from J. Tamang Associates was
appointed as an Auditor to audit the books of accounts of HRA for the Fiscal
General Member Mr. Bhumi Lal Lama and Former
Vice Chairman & General Member Mr. Narhari Bhandari were nominated as a
representative of the general members to sign the minute book.
A “Vote of Thanks” was provided by Vice Chairman
Mr. Kumar Ranabhat. He expressed his thanks & gratitude to all the concern
authorities, organizations and individuals including Nepal Government for their
cooperation and support to make HRA’s 47th AGM grand success.
A felicitation program was also organized to felicitate all the
respected personalities and companies who has supported HRA during the spring
Volunteer Doctors (Spring 2021):
1. Dr. Prakash
2. Dr. Suraj Shrestha
3. Dr. Sangeeta Poudel
Doctors (Spring 2021):
1. Dr. Anupama Bhattarai (20th March, 2021 – 25th April,
2. Dr. Prashanna Karki (18th April, 2021 – 20th May,
Manang Volunteer Doctor
1. Dr. Rajya Khadka
Mountain Medicine Society of Nepal (MMSN)
Contributors (Expedition Operator
Companies supported HRA by registering their climbers at HRA-Spring 2021):
Beyul Adventure Pvt.
Himalayan Guides Nepal
Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd
Com. Pvt. Ltd.
Shangri-La Nepal Trek
& Expedition Pvt. Ltd
Expedition Pvt. Ltd.
Asian Trekking Pvt.
Ascent Himalayas Treks
& Expedition Pvt. Ltd.
Satori Adventure Pvt.
Pioneer Adventure Pvt.
Climbalaya Treks and
Expedition Pvt. Ltd.
Glacier Himalaya Treks
and Expedition Pvt. Ltd.
Seven Summits Treks
Snowy Horizon Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd.
Himalayan Trail Blazer
Himalayan Ascent Pvt.
Mountaineers Pvt. Ltd.
Meanwhile, HRA has
honored Late Prakash Adhikari with the HRA Excellence Award- 2021 posthumously.
Prakash Adhikari - HRA Excellence Award- 2021
Finally, the Chairman announced Program adjourned.
With great pleasure, we have hosted the esteemed diplomats from the embassies of Finland and Norway at the Himalayan Rescue Association secretariat Dh...