Kathmandu, April 20
As many as 110 Russian nationals stranded in Nepal due to the lockdown imposed here to control the coronavirus outbreak have been evacuated on Monday.
The Russian government had sent a Royal Flight aircraft to evacuate them. The aircraft landed at 10:30 am at the Tribhuvan International Airport today and took off for Moscow at 12:40 pm.
After the beginning of the lockdown on March 24, around 4,000 foreigners have been evacuated from Nepal by their governments so far, according to officials.
Published on April 20th, Monday, 2020 2:15 PM