The first Thai woman to have successfully conquered Mount Everest has received a warm welcome upon her return to Prachuap Khiri Khan.
Dr Napassaporn Chumnarnsit has become the first Thai woman to have ever reached the summit of Mount Everest. Dr Napassdaporn, known as Doctor-Oeem, is a dentist and has now returned from Nepal. She was given a warm welcome from the Prachuap Khiri Khan Hospital staff, including the Director of Hospital, Dr Niran Chantrakul. Dr Napassaporn expressed her gratitude to the Hospital Director and others who supported her financially so she could follow her dream and climb the world’s tallest mountain. She spoke about her experience, saying she felt small when she reached the summit. She said she was proud not because she was the first Thai woman to have completed the journey, but because she was able to do it for His Majesty the King. Dr Napassaporn has encouraged people to take action to make their dreams come true, declaring that success is always beautiful. Dr Niran said he was proud of her because she has inspired everyone to follow their dreams.