May 20, 2022, Friday
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Nepal-India friendship bus service resumes

The Nepal Weekly
November 2, 2021

The Nepal-India Friendship Bus Service has resumed from Friday after a gap of 20 months. The bus service, operated from Mahendranagar of Kanchanpur, was discontinued due to coronavirus infection, according to Chairperson of Mahakali Transport Pvt Ltd, Dambar Panta.

Similarly, a bus belonging to Uttar Pradesh State Transport Corporation has arrived Mahendranagar Friday morning from New Delhi with passengers. Panta said, “The bus entered Nepal by fulfilling all health safety protocols specified by the Government of Nepal.”

He called passengers travelling in public vehicles to use health safety materials including masks to be protected from coronavirus infection.

Those entering Nepal via Gaddachauki checkpoint from Indian vehicles have to show vaccination card and coronavirus test report produced within 72 hours to the local administration.