Health

Nepalis are dying from snakebites and the country wants the world’s attention

An international conference to be held in Kathmandu this weekend will seek answers to the largely unaddressed problem of snakebites across the country. Nepalis are dying from snakebites and the country wants the world’s attention
Snakebites can kill if not dealt with swiftly, but many people can be saved.  Photo Courtesy: Dr. Sanjib Sharma
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Thomas Heaton
Published at : August 1, 2019
Kathmandu

Thomas Heaton

Thomas Heaton is a food and travel reporter for The Kathmandu Post. Before working in Nepal, he spent five years in New Zealand, most recently as a food writer for Cuisine magazine. Heaton is content trawling through markets, sampling sundry skewers of offal or getting into uncomfortable situations while travelling.


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