Skip to content

Nepal tension grows.

December 7, 2015

So much for that Melbourne-based travel firm’s irresponsible and self-motivated call for tourists to visit strike-torn Nepal (see my recent previous item on the issue).

Yesterday hundreds of rioting southern Nepalese, disaffected by what they see as a discriminatory new constitution, resumed their blockade of  the major crossing point between the country and India.

All vital fuel and food- carrying vehicles at Birgunj have been brought to a standstill, putting even more pressure on a country running desperately short of essential fuel and food..Resources that should not be spent on misled, thrill-seeking tourists who have not been made aware of the Himalayan country’s desperate plight.





One Comment leave one →
  1. December 7, 2015 1:04 pm

    Reblogged this on konviktion.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: