WORLD RECORD

In 1962, the second Indian expedition was organized, with Major John Dias. Kohli was the deputy leader. The others in the team were Gurdial Singh, Sonam Gyatso, A.K Chowdhary, A.B. Jungalwala, Hari Dang, K.P Sharma, O.P Sharma, C.P. Vohra, Mulk Raj and Suman Dubey, with two doctors, Dr. A.N.D. Nanavati and Capt. M.A. Soares.

 

CREATES A WORLD RECORD BY SPENDING THREE NIGHTS IN THE
DEATH ZONE AT 27,650 FEET (1962)

   

Kohli, Dang and Gyatso, the survivors, the only three people in the world
who spent three nights at 28000 ft., two without oxygen

 


Nehru receives the 1962 team at his Teen Murti residence