Karnali residents have no grains ahead of festivals

Rice shortage is a perennial problem in the far-flung districts and government help is too little too late.Karnali residents have no grains ahead of festivals
A scenic view of a settlement in Dolpobuddha Rural Municipality, Dolpa. Due to snowfall in winter, farmers in the area grow only one crop of wheat. The yield meets a small portion of the food need, making residents heavily reliant on subsidised rice. File Photo Courtesy: Pema Gurung
Krishna Prasad Gautam
Published at : September 17, 2022
Updated at : September 17, 2022 07:27

Krishna Prasad Gautam

Gautam is the Karnali bureau coordinator of the Kantipur Publications.