20 Mar 2020 Nabin Baniya
COVID-19 effects in Nepal is not measurable. There are many sectors that are badly affected. coronavirus effects in Nepal is a recent big threat to the country’s economy.
COVID-19 is Coronavirus. A coronavirus is a large group of the virus. It is common among animals. According to the US centers for disease control and prevention, it is zoonotic which means able to transmit from animals to humans. This virus makes people sick. Talking about the coronavirus symptoms, it has a running nose, sore throat. It also has a headache and maybe a fever.
Possibilities of coronavirus prevention in Nepal
Many people in the world worried about contracting the illness. This virus is life threating family of virus. The virus has no vaccination to date so we need to take preventative measures that help us. if anyone is suspect then we have to contact the doctor immediately. Washing hands with soap and water will minimize the risk of infection. The best way to prevent coronavirus is to wash your hands as often as possible. It is also advisable to keep your hand away from the eyes, nose as well as mouths. We also need to stay away from the people who are sneezing and coughing.
Steps from Nepal Governments
Not to have COVID-19 Effects in Nepal, our government is so active. Nepal’s government is on high alert and doing different necessary things to prevent the possible risk of transmission. Nepal government suspends the arrival visa in Nepal. Flights from different countries also banned. If anyone comes to need with an online visa then he/she have to stay self-quarantine for 14 days until the report comes. Nepal government asked all schools and colleges to finish the final term examinations. Our Nepal government also postponed the SEE examinations for some time. Nepal government spreading awareness programs with the prevention methods of COVID-19. All the international games are postponed including football and cricket. The government also asks people to stay away from the masses. They also ask not to take part in the event, wedding ceremonies and other big events where there are more people.
Nepal’s government also asks people to be self-Quarantine at home by own self. The government also cancels the expedition to Everest as well as trekking permits.
Major Effects of the Coronavirus in Nepal (COVID-19)
There are many sectors that have COVID-19 Effects in Nepal. Almost all the sector is badly affected. The tourism sector is one of the main sectors which are affected badly. All the hotels in Kathmandu, Pokhara, Chitwan and different Parts of Nepal are empty. There are no people in different trekking routes in Nepal. The busiest Everest base camp trek trails seem empty whereas the hotel is close too. Annapurna area, Langtang area, Manaslu Area and different areas are in trouble due to no trekkers. Different Helicopter Company, as well as airlines, is also having no work. Some have a few domestic flights. Kathmandu city also seems empty because people started to travel their own villages. The busiest cities like Pokhara, Chitwan are empty. The busiest Thamel is quite. Coronavirus may bring lots of problems in the future.
Lie between India and China there are maximum chances of coronavirus in Nepal. To avoid such problems in Nepal we all need to help our government by following the rules. We have to do what our government asks us to do. Right now we do not have to panic about this virus. COVID-19 Effects in Nepal will be written in the next blogs when there will be any other news.
Nabin is a seasoned trekking and hiking guide, and the proud operator of Magic Himalaya Treks, Nepal’s premier company for Everest Base Camp trek, Annapurna Base Camp trek, and other thrilling adventures. With a wealth of experiences and valuable insights, Nabin’s website offers comprehensive information on trekking in Nepal.