Nepal hopes to get India agree; for western inbound flight route as well
Nepal is hoping that India would soon approve for an inbound flight route from the west.
This was confirmed by a ,senior civil aviation official of Nepal.
It need be mentioned that as of now flights into Nepal from India over Patna in Bihar state, from the eastern part of the landlocked country.
However, India allows outbound flights from both the western and eastern sides.
Nepal civil aviation officials said that they hope to get permission by this year itself.
Nepal, he said, is preparing airport infrastructure to host five million tourists a year by 2025, up from the current average of one million a year. The Kathmandu airport is already congested, it was pointed out.>