As many as 1,77,675 overseas vacationers visited Nepal within the first eight months of 2020, based on information from the nation’s Division of Immigration (DOI).
Among the many 1.77 lakh vacationers, Indian travellers topped the listing regardless of the lockdown imposed in Nepal to curb the COVID-19 an infection.
In early January, a complete of 16,800 Indians visited Nepal, 16,558 in February, 6,793 in March, two in April, seven in Might, 26 in June, 41 in July and 23 in August, the DoI information stated.
In January, 65,983 vacationers had visited the Himalayan nation whereas the figures soared to 77,064 in February. The numbers got here all the way down to 34,025 in March earlier than the enforcement of nationwide COVID-19 lockdown that month.
A complete of 13 overseas nationals entered Nepal in April, out of which two had been Indians, 30 in Might, 100 in June, 195 in July and 265 in August. a complete of 30 entered Nepal on Might, 100 in June, 195 in July and 265 in August.
In August, 55 US and 42 UK nationals visited Nepal, which was the very best quantity for that specific month.
Final 12 months, a complete of seven,39,000 vacationers had arrived within the Himalayan nation between January to August.
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