Undocumented migrant workers left to fend for themselves

As officials only provide airfare to those with valid labour permits, a large number of workers, who overstayed or migrated through informal routes, remain deprived of government assistance to return home.Undocumented migrant workers left to fend for themselves
Workers are undocumented in the eyes of the Nepali government if they migrated abroad without obtaining labour permits. Post file photo
Chandan Kumar Mandal
Published at : August 24, 2020
Updated at : August 25, 2020 07:56

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.