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In a tweet, accompanied by a photo of the expedition team and three photos of footprints in the snow, the Indian Army on Monday night said it had sighted “Mysterious Footprints of mythical beast ‘Yeti’.(Twitter/ ADGPI)

‘Not a Yeti, it was a bear’s footprint’, says Nepal Army to India

By Anil Giri | Hindustan Times, Kathmandu
UPDATED ON MAY 02, 2019 07:46 PM IST
In a tweet, accompanied by a photo of the expedition team and three photos of footprints in the snow, the Indian Army on Monday night said it had sighted “Mysterious Footprints of mythical beast ‘Yeti’ measuring 32X15 inches close to Makalu Base Camp on 09 April 2019”.
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New Delhi: Footprints, claimed by the Indian Army in its twitter account to be of the "mythical beast Yeti", which were sighted by their expedition team near the Makalu Base Camp, Nepal, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. (Twitter/PTI Photo) (PTI4_30_2019_000053B)(PTI)
New Delhi: Footprints, claimed by the Indian Army in its twitter account to be of the "mythical beast Yeti", which were sighted by their expedition team near the Makalu Base Camp, Nepal, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. (Twitter/PTI Photo) (PTI4_30_2019_000053B)(PTI)

After Yeti claim, new chapter added in Nepali folklore

By HT Correspondent and Agencies | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 01, 2019 08:55 AM IST
Daniel C Taylor, who has extensively explored the Makalu-Barun area and written a book on the mystery of the Yeti, told Reuters after the Indian Army’s tweet on Tuesday that the footprints were likely those of bears. “If that is the footprint of an animal or a single animal, it’s the size of a dinosaur,” he added.
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The Yeti, known as the abominable snowman in popular culture, is said to live in the Himalayan regions of Nepal and is largely regarded by scientists as a mythical creature.(Twitter/ ADG PI)
The Yeti, known as the abominable snowman in popular culture, is said to live in the Himalayan regions of Nepal and is largely regarded by scientists as a mythical creature.(Twitter/ ADG PI)

‘Indian Army tweets about Yeti footprint, Twitter isn’t impressed

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 07, 2020 02:59 PM IST
The army posted the pictures of the “mysterious footprints” measuring 32x15 inches on Monday, saying it was that of Yeti.
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