KATHMANDU – All the passengers have been evacuated from the Jet Airways plane and their luggage are being screened after a bomb hoax in an aircraft that arrived from New Delhi on Sunday.
Security has been beefed up at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu after the rumor.
The plane that landed at 4:15 has been isolated and a bomb disposal squad of Nepali Army has been conducting through check inside the plane, TIA sources said.
International and domestic flights have been halted at the only international airport following the bomb scare in the aircraft.
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”.