Jogabyasa Bhoi – A Primary School Teacher turns Mountaineer from #Kalahandi , #Odisha
Jogabyasa Bhoi The First Kalahandia and 3rd to Odisha to Achieve the success of Reaching at the top of Worlds Highest Pick Mt. Everest on 22nd May.He is a Teacher by Profession.His father is a retired teacher.He has Made his village Rupra village of Narla block in Kalahandi District of Odisha ,World famous and enlisted his name in History.
Odia has scaled the Mount Everest. Jogabyasa Bhoi, a primary school teacher from Kalahandi district, climbed the world’s highest peak last Thursday. With this feat, he became the third Oriya after Kalpana Das and Ganesh Jena to have set foot on the Everest.
That apart, he is credited with a number of achievements including, climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak of Africa, Mount Elbruse, the highest peak of Europe and Mount Carstensz Pyramid, the highest peak of Australia-Oceania.
* Successfully climbied 6,962m-high Mt Aconcagua, the highest peak of South America, on December 7, 2014.
* Successfully scaled Carstensz Pyramid (4,884 metre), the highest summit of Mount Carstensz in Indonesia on November 21, 2013.
* Conquered Mount Elbruse, the highest mountain peak in Europe (Russia) on May 7, 2013.
* Scaled Mountain Kili Manjaro (19,340 ft) in Tanzania (Africa) in 2011.
* Conquered Mount Everest on May 19, 2011 at 9.25 AM.
* Scaled Everest Kalapathar and Everest Base Glacier Mt Stok Kangri in Leh in 2009.
* Scaled Renok Mountain at Sikkim in 2007.
Awards & Milestones :-
* On December 19, 2014 he met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi in the presence of Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.
* On Nov 18, 2014 he received a financial support of Rs 1, 87,486 for his Mount Aconcagua expedition, the highest peak of South America.
* Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on on May 17, 2013 felicitated him for successfully scaling Mount Elbruse, the highest peak in Europe earlier on May 7, 2013.
* He was felicitated with Kalahandi Kridaratna honour by Kalahandi District Athletic Association on the occasion of National Sports Day at Lal Bahadur Sastri Stadium, Kalahandi on August 29, 2011.