Kathmandu, January 23

Family members mourn the 'arrival' of their deceased kin in coffins at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, on Saturday.

A total of 17 dead bodies of Nepali migrant workers were stranded in Malaysia due to the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdowns. The workers died of various illnesses.

Photos captured by Skanda Gautam for The Himalayan Times -

Photo: Skanda Gautam/THT
Photo: Skanda Gautam/THT