Kathmandu, October 10
Nepal immigration department says it will close for only two days during the Dashain festival this time.
Whereas most of the government offices will close from this Tuesday to Saturday on the occasion of Dashain, the greatest festival of Nepalis, the Department of Immigration will close only on Friday and Saturday, informs the department.
On other days, services such as issuing trekking permits and visa extensions to foreign tourists will continue, the department says.
The department made the decision as the country is expecting an increase in the number of foreign tourists as the rate of Covid-19 spread is gradually declining.