Three French nationals have gone missing while climbing Khangte mountain in the Khumbu area of the district.
They have been missing for six days.
According to Kavit Katuwal, Deputy Superintendent of Police at the District Police Office, the missing are French nationals Thomas, Gabriel, and Louise. They had gone in a group of eight to climb the Himalayan Treks and Expeditions on October 4.
According to the police, the search for the three has been going on since October 26.
A Kailash Air helicopter has been used to search for the missing since Monday. The company said that five others who came in the same group came in contact.