Pulak Majumdar, a distinguished mountaineer from West Bengal, passed away in Kolkata today. He was 67, and had been suffering from Pancreatic Cancer for the last one and half years.
He was active and acclaimed climber during the period 1970 to 1990. His initial training was under the guidance of the late legendary Mr. Sujal Mukherjee. He then did his Basic from HMI (1974) and advance from NIM (1976).