Krishna Prasad Sharma
Kathmandu: Nepalis compelled to stay in London due to the lockdown imposed to prevent Coronavirus would be able to return to Nepal on June 24 and 26.
As per the information provided through Information Collection Support Committee formed at the initiatives of Nepali Embassy in London on Thursday, flights have been confirmed to take the Nepalis to Nepal.
Spokesperson at the Embassy, Sharad Raj Aran, shared that the Embassy two weeks ago had sent the details of 420 Nepalis willing to return back to Nepal.
The Jazeera Airways would operate flights at 2:45 pm on both days from Gatwick Airport. The Embassy has sent email to those who will be brought to Nepal in the first phase to remain ready as the first flight has only the capacity to board 158 passengers.
Those Nepalis willing to return back to Nepal have to keep passport, negative report of coronavirus test certified by health workers with them. The fare of the chartered flight has been determined at 920 Pounds along with all taxes (RSS).
According to the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal, Nepal Airlines has 15 flights a week a…