Buddha Krishna announces tongue piercing

29th Mar, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

BHAKTAPUR, March 29: Buddha Krishna Bag Shrestha, 45, of Madhyapur Thimi-8, Bode has announced to pierce his tongue this year to retain the time-honoured tradition of Bisket Jatra of Madhyapur Thimi.

At a press conference organized at Korea-Nepal Friendship Hospital here on Wednesday, Shrestha, also an ambulance driver, said that he was ready to pierce his tongue to maintain the culture of his area.

He made this announcement Wednesday to continue the tradition of tongue piercing.