Bachendri Pal, the first Indian woman to climb Mount Everest, took an active part in rescue operations during the Uttarakhand floods, using her own skills to help others.
This story was broadcasted on BBC Outlook on 6 August 2013. I did the voice overs for Pal. Listen to it at this link (It begins at 33 minutes. You can either stream it in your browser or right click and ‘Save Link’): http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/outlook/outlook_20130806-1206b.mp3