| 9th class completed, Telangana Social Welfare Residential School
Mountaineering Institute in Darjeeling|
Youngest woman in the world to scale highest Everest peak on 25th of May 2014, Sunday at 6 am.
Mount Renock, Mount Everest
Malavath Purna (also called Malavath Poorna, Purna Malavath, or Poorna Malavath; born 10 June 2000) is an Indian mountaineer from Nizamabad district, Telangana. On 25 May 2014, Poorna scaled the highest peak of Mount Everest and, aged 13 years and 11 months, became the youngest girl in the world to have reached the summit of Everest. The youngest boy to summit Mt. Everest is Jordan Romero, who reached the summit at age 13 years and 10 months. She was accompanied by Sandhana Palli Anand Kumar from Khammam.
Poorna was born at Pakala village, Nizamabad district of Telangana state of India. She joined Telangana Social Welfare Residential Educational Institutions Society for her education. Her talent was spotted by the secretary of the Society Dr R S Praveen Kumar. She was shortlisted for Operation Everest along with Sadhanapalii Anand Kumar. In preparation for climbing Mount Everest she trekked to mountains of Ladakh and Darjeeling.A movie based on her life story was released in 2017 named Poorna: Courage Has No Limit directed by Rahul Bose.
Malavath Purna Wikipedia