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Nepalis prefer to work in Malaysia—deadliest destination

Angesh Tamang, a 22-year-old from Kavrepalanchok, was planning to return to Nepal last March. But days before his flight, he died while undergoing treatment at a hospital in Malaysia. Tamang wasn’t alone—he was one of the nearly 300 Nepali workers who died in Malaysia last year, making the Southeast Asian nation one of the deadliest for Nepali workers. Nepalis prefer to work in Malaysia—deadliest destination
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Chandan Kumar Mandal
Published at : August 12, 2018
Updated at : August 13, 2018 13:37
Kathmandu

Chandan Kumar Mandal

Chandan Kumar Mandal is the environment and migration reporter for The Kathmandu Post, covering labour migration and governance, as well as climate change, natural disasters, and wildlife.


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