Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has honoured ultra-runner late Sanjay Pandit by draping his body with the national flag.
PM Deuba reached Tripureshwar-based National Sports Council and extended tribute to late Pandit. Pandit, 29, died from altitude sickness on June 16 in course of climbing Mt Denali of USA. Pandit's body was brought here last night.
On the occasion, PM Deuba said that the demise of Pandit has caused a huge loss to the nation.
Similarly, Speaker Onsari Gharti, Deputy Prime Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara, Nepali Congress senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel among others also extended tribute to late Pandit.