Nepalese Khagendra Thapa Magar has been declared as the world’s smallest man on the planet. He got presented with a record certificate at his 18th birthday by Guinness official. During the ceremony, Khagendra – who weighs 5.5kg (12lb) – joked with guests and raised his hands.. in joy when he was presented with a cake twice his size.
Khagendra Thapa Magar measured in at 26.4 inches displacing the former record holder, Edward Nino Hernandez of Colombia, who measures 27 inches. Here are some shots from Magar's life.