Tara Air aircraft evades major mishap

KATHMANDU: A Tara Air aircraft averted major misfortune today, suffering damages only on the front part of the plane, when one of its wheels punctured on landing at Jumla airport.

The aircraft lost balance and hit a fence, damaging the front, after the nose wheel punctured.

All 21 onboard the plane, including three crew memvers, are safe.

The plane was carrying passengers from Nepalgunj to Jumla.