Nepal goes under another lockdown from today

The Department of Immigration, Nepal has issued a noticed-on Tuesday, April 26 regarding the ban to all foreign nationals from using Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu as a transit point to third countries considering the rise in cases of the new variant of COVID-19 and the turnover in the circumstances because of the pandemic.

This rule is meant to be applicable from today, April 28, along with a prohibitory order within several highly affected areas of Nepal including Kathmandu. The lockdown in Kathmandu is supposed to be effective for a week from today.

 

Source for the notice regarding transit point: https://www.immigration.gov.np/post/notice-regarding-using-tia-as-transit