The Post-Disaster Need Assessment (PDNA) report prepared by National Planning Commission reveals tourism to be the worst-hit sector by April 25 quake with an economic loss of Rs 81.24 billion.
Something must be wrong with Nepalese politics as this beautiful country is always mired in instability, uncertainty and chaos for more than a decade. It had been thought that the end of the Maoist insurgency would bring about lasting peace and stability in Nepal.
One of my far-distance relatives went to China some 17 years ago to study MBBS in Chanthong University of Shaanxi province. After completing his post-doc research in 2006, he came back to serve ailing health sector of his home-country Nepal. In short span of time, he even managed to make remarkable contribution, injecting a new ray of hope among the health workers and service seekers.