Public holiday on Sunday
13th May, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew
KATHMANDU, May 13: Government has announced a public holiday on Sunday on the occasion of Bhoto Jatra.
Bhoto Jatra is a part of the Rato Machhendranath chariot festival that concludes after the chariot of the deity is pulled up to Jawalakhel in Lalitpur.
t is an annual cultural cum religious ritual of displaying the black jewel-studded bhoto (vest) believed to be of the then Nagraj, the serpent king.
The Ministry of Home Affairs today issued a statement to this effect.