Nepal | November 13, 2019

Seaman’s passport

Himalayan News Service

KATHMANDU: Secretary of Minister of Foreign Affairs Shankar Das Bairagi said the government is planning to come up with seaman’s passport.

Talking in the parliamentary Foreign Affairs Committee Secretary Bairagi explained that it was essential for those Nepali working in Ships. “The ship can stop anywhere in any country in the word. So, they don’t have visa of that country,” he said, adding, this seaman’s passport will help those people who work in the sea.


A version of this article appears in print on September 12, 2018 of The Himalayan Times.

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