New Delhi | Contradictory of the Indian Army’s claim of discovering footprints of mythical ‘Yeti’, Nepali officials dismissing the claims said that these footprints were of a wild bear.
Earlier Indian Army on Monday in a tweet, wrote,”For the first time, an Indian Army Mountaineering Expedition Team has sited Mysterious Footprints of mythical beast ‘Yeti’ measuring 32×15 inches close to Makalu Base Camp on 09 April 2019. This elusive snowman has only been sighted at Makalu-Barun National Park in the past.”
For the first time, an #IndianArmy Moutaineering Expedition Team has sited Mysterious Footprints of mythical beast 'Yeti' measuring 32×15 inches close to Makalu Base Camp on 09 April 2019. This elusive snowman has only been sighted at Makalu-Barun National Park in the past. pic.twitter.com/AMD4MYIgV7
— ADG PI – INDIAN ARMY (@adgpi) April 29, 2019
Nepal Army liaison officer dismissing the claim said that such kind of footprints frequently appear in that area and were the footprints of a wild bear. Nepal Army spokesperson Brigadier General Bigyan Dev Pandey speaking to an Indian daily said, “A team of Indian Army had noticed the footprints and our liaison team was together with them… We tried to ascertain the fact, but locals and porters claimed that it is the footprints of a wild bear that frequently appear in that area.”
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