Dashain bookings start after nod to fare hike

The annual pre-holiday bookings, which had been stuck in a loop of fallouts between the government and the protesting Federation of Nepalese National Transport Entrepreneurs Association, made headway on Saturday evening after the government decided to increase public transport fares by 10 percent. Dashain bookings start after nod to fare hike
Arpan Shrestha & Chandan Kumar Mandal
Published at : September 23, 2018
Updated at : September 25, 2018 07:42

Arpan Shrestha

Arpan Shrestha is a former producer for The Kathmandu Post. Before joining the Post in 2018, he was a freelance news and documentary producer and a former editor of Republica's The Week. Shrestha has a background in media production and programming.

Chandan Kumar Mandal

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