China has cancelled the spring season for climbing Mount Everest from the northern side. Photo: Xinhua
China has cancelled the spring season for climbing Mount Everest from the northern side. Photo: Xinhua

China cancels spring Everest climbing season over Nepal Covid-19 cases

  • Sports authorities say action needed to ensure there is no chance of imported infections
  • A group of climbers already on their way to summit from northern side

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
China has cancelled the spring season for climbing Mount Everest from the northern side. Photo: Xinhua
China has cancelled the spring season for climbing Mount Everest from the northern side. Photo: Xinhua
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