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Customs duty on books only adds to students’ financial burdens while killing reading culture

While publishers and book enthusiasts say the customs duty is unnecessary, others say it could benefit the Nepali publishing industry Customs duty on books only adds to students’ financial burdens while killing reading culture
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Bhrikuti Rai & Diya Rijal
Published at : June 21, 2019
Updated at : June 22, 2019 09:53
Kathmandu

Bhrikuti Rai

Bhrikuti Rai is an investigative reporter for The Kathmandu Post, covering technology, environment and human rights. Before joining The Kathmandu Post in 2019, she was a reporter at Nepali Times and South Asia Check. She loves all things audio, and is co-creator of the Boju Bajai podcast.

Diya Rijal

Diya Rijal is an undergraduate student at Northwestern University in Qatar.


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