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How two Sikhs built Kathmandu’s water pipelines and laid its roads

These sardars—who left an indelible mark on Kathmandu’s infrastructure—struggled with their conflicted identities in their new home. How two Sikhs built Kathmandu’s water pipelines and laid its roads
A portrait of Sardar Hardayal painted by his colleague and friend Bikram Raj Bajracharya (left) and a portrait of Sardar Manohar Singh with various decorations and awards conferred upon him by the government. Photo courtesy: Jagdish Kaur
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Prawash Gautam
Published at : June 11, 2019
Updated at : June 13, 2019 13:28
Kathmandu

Prawash Gautam

Prawash Gautam is a freelance journalist based in Kathmandu.


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