Hyderabad: Nineteen-year-old mountaineer Amgoth Tukaram from Telangana has achieved a milestone by climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest point and tallest free-standing mountain in the world that stands at an imposing 5,895m.
His zeal to climb Kilimanjaro was meant to create awareness of benefits of wearing helmets, Tukaram said.
Hyderabad:19-year-old mountaineer Amgoth Tukaram from Telangana scaled Mt. Kilimanjaro (Africa). He says' My motive was to create awareness among people that they should wear helmets while driving.I also broke a record by carrying 18 metre long tricolour to Mt. Kilimanjaro peak.' pic.twitter.com/ap4hffnkKm— ANI (@ANI) July 14, 2018
Tukaram claimed that he has also broken the record by carrying a 18-metre-long tricolour to the Mount Kilimanjaro peak.