Musa Ibrahim of Thakurgaon district has become the first Bangladeshi to reach the top of Mount Everest.
He reached the summit of Mt. Everest on Sunday, which is 29,035 feet (8,850 meters) above sea level.
He is a sub-editor of The Daily Star.
Earlier, on June 14, 2009 Musa Ibrahim and Tawhid Hossain conquered Mt Annapurna IV, a Himalayan peak at the height of 24,682ft, as first Bangladeshis without supplementary oxygen after tremendous hardship.