Mohammad Khaled Hossain
|Mohammad Khaled Hossain|
|Native name||মোহাম্মদ খালেদ হোসেন|
|Died||May 20, 2013(aged 34)|
|Other names||Sajal Khaled|
|Known for||Being the 5th Bangladeshi to reach the top of Mount Everest.|
|Children||Son, Susmit Hossain|
Mohammed Khaled Hossain (Bengali: মোহাম্মদ খালেদ হোসেন), also known as Sajal Khaled, is a Bangladeshi mountaineer and movie director. He was the 5th Bangladeshi to reach the top of Mount Everest.  He reached the summit around 10:00am and 11:00am BST on 21 May 2013 and hoisted the flag of Bangladesh. He died while climbing back down. The accident might have occurred a few hours after he had reached the peak.
Education[change | change source]
Khaled Hossain (Sajal) studied at Adamjee Cantonment Public School & College. He passed his SSC in 1993 and HSC in 1995. Sajal graduated with a bachelor's degree (Hons.) in computer science and a master's degree in film studies.
Family[change | change source]
Mohammad Khaled Hossain is the youngest child of his parents. His father's name is Abdul Aziz and mother's name is Sufia Begum. He got married to Tahmina Khan Saily, an entrepreneur. Their only son is Susmit Hossain.
Mountain climbing[change | change source]
Khaled got to the peak between 10:00am and 11:00am on the day. The accident might have occurred a few hours after he had reached the summit.
Other expeditions[change | change source]
- Frey Mount (Sikkim-India), 2006
- Makalu, 2009
- Himalay Bangladesh-Nepal Friendship peak, 2010
- Sindhu Chuli Mount (Nepal), 2011  
Success on Mount Kilimanjaro[change | change source]
Mountaineering timeline[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "Everest Expedition Ends In Tragedy". The Daily Star. 21 May 2-13. http://www.thedailystar.net/beta2/news/everest-expedition-ends-in-tragedy/.
- "Bangladeshi Climber Dies Everest". The Daily Dhaka Tribune. 21 May 2013. http://dhakatribune.com/bangladesh/2013/may/21/bangladeshi-climber-dies-everest.
- "দেখে নিও, এভারেস্ট জয় করবো" (in Bengali). Banglanews 24. http://www.banglanews24.com/detailsnews.php?nssl=c4dadd3d8c423e87ff7604cd2b6ed75b&nttl=21052013198053. Retrieved 21 May 2013.
- "এভারেস্ট ঝরে গেল বাংলাদেশির প্রাণ". Prothom Alo. May 22, 2013. http://www.prothom-alo.com/detail/date/2013-05-22/news/354134. Retrieved May 22, 2013.
- "Everest triumph ends in tragedy". The Daily Star. May 22, 2013. http://www.thedailystar.net/beta2/news/everest-expedition-ends-in-tragedy. Retrieved May 22, 2013.