RAWALPINDI: The Pakistan Army rescued a Solvenian mountaineer from the Karakoram mountains, Aaj News reported.
Kajetan Rock Decman, was part of a seven-member team who had set out to climb K-2. He requested for help when he faced high altitude sickness, the ISPR said.
The army dispatched a helicopter at a height of 6000 feet and rescued the mountaineer. He is now being treated at hospital in Skardu.