860 people rescued from Afghanistan so far

Kathmandu: Stating that the process of rescuing Nepalis from Afghanistan and repatriating them as soon as possible is underway, the government has said that two people arrived in Kathmandu on Thursday night and one on Friday.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has stated that coordination is being made with the concerned agencies to repatriate those waiting for the rescue flight in Kabul. The ministry said the government is in regular contact with everyone in Kabul.

Eight hundred and sixty people have been rescued from Afghanistan so far and all of them have returned home, the ministry said in a statement.