DOHA — A Nepali migrant worker who arrived in Qatar five years back has died.
The deceased has been recognized as Dil Bahadur Gharti Magar, 28, of Beni Municipality – 13 in Myagdi.
His body has been kept at the Hamad Hospital for the past one week.
Preparations are underway to return his body to Nepal, said Prem Rasaili, Coordinator of the Non Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) Qatar Chapter.
Qatar Branch of the Myagdi residents’ association has appealed to the government through the Nepali Embassy for necessary relief including insurance money to Gharti’s bereaved family.
Magar is survived by a wife, a son, a daughter, mother, father and three siblings.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.