KATHMANDU, July 21: The government has decided to resume both domestic and international flight services starting August 17.
A cabinet meeting held at the Prime Minister's Official Residence in Baluwatar took a decision to this effect on Monday.
According to a cabinet minister, the meeting endorsed the proposal made by the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation (MoCTCA). The MoCTCA has asked the officials concerned to prepare a detailed safety guideline to resume the flights as the threat of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues to remain in the country.
The government had decided to suspend all domestic and international flights on March 22 in a bid to curb the spread of COVID-19.