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Ms. Arunima Sinha from India also summited Mt. Everest on 21st May at 10:55 am with climbing sherpas Nima Kancha Sherpa and Pemba Tshering. With this achievement she became the first female amputee (with an artificial leg below her left knee) to summit Mt. Everest. Ms. Sinha was sponsored by TATA STEEL for this expedition and she was trained by Ms. Bachindri Pal, the first Indian woman Everest summiteer.