In association with
Logo Logo Logo

Nepal begins to send rescue flights to bring home stranded Nepalese migrant workers


KATHMANDU:- Nepalese who are in desperate need to return home from different countries owing to the pandemic of coronavirus infection would be landing home beginning Friday.

Officials said that more than 150 Nepalese migrants would come home on Friday in a chartered flight. For this to happen, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is coordinating with the Embassy of Nepal in Abu Dhabi.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation are coordinating and facilitating to repatriate the stranded Nepalis in the destination countries.

All Nepalis coming home from abroad would be kept under quarantine facilities after their health checkups.

After completing all the processes in the quarantines, they would be sent to their respective homes.

Joint Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Harischandra Ghimire said that around 40,000 Nepalis are expected to come home during this time and details are collected from different diplomatic missions abroad.

It is said that ‘holding centres’ are being managed for Nepalis in all three districts of Kathmandu Valley upon their arrival in the country.

Comment here !
Related News

KATHMANDU:- A total of 2,977 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours, according to the

CHITWAN:- CPN (UML) senior leader Madhav Kumar Nepal has asserted that it was upto the leadership whether to make or

KATHMANDU:- The Ministry of Health and Population has urged all to be cautious realizing the possible outbreak of third wave

LONDON:- in what appears to be a sheer ignorance to address their demands, the ex-Gurkhas have resorted to launch a